Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris in street E of mastaba G 7060

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 1.6 cm (7/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-1

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

This scarab is inscribed on its base and bored.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris in street E of mastaba G 7060. 1926 : 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