Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7753 Z, debris of room I

Dimensions

Overall: 2.8 x 3.9 x 1.8 cm (1 1/8 x 1 9/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2797

Medium or Technique

Serpentine?

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

One scarab with an uninscribed base and of hard green stone.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7753 Z, debris of room I. 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