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Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Cemetery G 7000 SW, N of pit VIII in trench 26

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

25.2844

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

One blue bored scarab.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Cemetery G 7000 SW, N of pit VIII in trench 26. 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