Scarab fragments

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Surface debris between mastabas G 7150 and G7151

Dimensions

Width x thickness x length: 0.7 x 0.6 x 0.9 cm (1/4 x 1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-932

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Two fragments of two scarabs. There are incised designs on the base which are too fragmentary to make out.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Surface debris between mastabas G 7150 and G 7151. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition