Scarab amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, From pit G 7792 A, in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 x 1.5 cm (7/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1421

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

This scarab amulet is well made and complete.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from pit G 7792 A, in debris, 1928 : 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