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Scarab bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Ballas, Cemetery 500, 1299A

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 1 cm (1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.2192

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Small scarab bead on old thread.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Ballas Cemetery 500, Tomb 1299a. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1947, assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession date: February 22, 2017)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition