Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5330, Pit A near foot of mud casing
Length x width: 0.11 x 0.11 cm (1/16 x 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A green-glazed stone scarab with a seal on the flat side (bottom); the other side (top) is rounded; pierced, perhaps to be worn as part of jewelry as a bead?
From Giza, G5330, Pit A near foot of mud casing. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition