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Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Ave G2, betw mast G 7120 and G 7130, in street

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 1.1 x 1.5 cm (1/4 x 7/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2907

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

One scarab with an incised design on the back.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 2, between mastabas G 7110-7120: G 7120 and G 7130-7140: G 7130, in street. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition