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Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7500, North of Mastaba 7512

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.4 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2389

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

This scarab is missing half the base and is bored.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7500, North of Mastaba 7512. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition