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Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris West of mastaba G 7769

Dimensions

Length x thickness x height: 1.4 x 0.6 cm (9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

30-11-7

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

One scarab with an incised design on the base.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris West of mastaba G 7769. November 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