Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, debris of pit G 7450 x-II

Dimensions

Width x length X Height: 1.9 x 2.6 x 1.5 cm (3/4 x 1 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1963

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Hard, brown stone scarab, crudely made and not inscribed.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris of pit G 7450X-II.1927: 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