Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris southeast of Mastaba G 7660

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 1.3 cm (5/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

30-12-142c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

One inscribed scarab with faded green glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris southeast of Mastaba G 7660. December 1930: 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