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Scarab (fake)

Egyptian
Modern


Object Place: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Width x length: 1.3 x 1.1 cm (1/2 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2231

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

This rear half of a scarab is a modern fkorgery according to the Object Register. It is clearly cut.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition