Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Surface debris between Mastabas G 7150 and 7151

Dimensions

Width x length: 0.9 x 1.1 cm (3/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-927

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

One small, crude scarab, bored and with an incised design on the base.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, surface debris between Mastabas G 7150 and G 7151. 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