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Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Outside pit G 7809 A

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

25.1900

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

One inscribed scarab.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, outside pit G 7809 A . 1925: 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