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Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, S of mastaba G 7510, in cross street

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 1 x 0.3 cm (1/4 x 3/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2420

Medium or Technique

Steatite?

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

One scarab of gray color and with an incised base.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, S of mastaba G 7510, in cross street. 1929: 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