Scarab with lion

Egyptian


Dimensions

1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

66.993

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Scarab of green glazed steatite with figure of standing lion on base. Back eroded.

Provenance

By 1966: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given by Horace L. Mayer to the MFA December 14, 1966.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer