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Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, heap of debris beside G 7525 Y

Dimensions

Width x length: 1.5 x 2 cm (9/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2728

Medium or Technique

Serpentine

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

One highly detailed unbored scarab, speckled brown.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, heap of debris beside G 7525 Y. 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