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Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000

Dimensions

Width x length: 0.7 x 0.9 cm (1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-827

Medium or Technique

stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

One small and bored well-cut scarab, with a design incised on base.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000. 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