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Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St G7200, debris E of mastaba G7210-7220: G 7220

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.4 x 1.7 cm (3/8 x 9/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2960

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

This is one scarab with the top broken. It has an incised design of animals on the base with animals.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7200, debris E of mastaba G 7210-7220: G 7220. 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