Scarab inscribed on the base for an official named Abdet

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1703

Medium or Technique

Green jaspar

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Provenance

From Giza [Excav. date] May, 1928
(Accession Date: May 1, 1928)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition