Scarab with a winged horse on the base

Etruscan


Findspot: Egypt, Abydos

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.751

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Carnelian; metal lining in bore.

Provenance

From Abydos. 1902: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: November 17, 1902)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription