Scaraboid

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris betw mast G7130-7140: G7140 and G7142

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 1.6 cm (7/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-211

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

This oval double-sided seal has an incised design and is bored.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris between mastabas G 7130-7140: G 7140 and G 7142. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition