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Scaraboid bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris on top of mastaba G 7775

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 0.3 x 1.1 cm (5/16 x 1/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1439

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

One small scaraboid bead of faded green color, with an uninscribed base.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Debris on top of mastaba G 7775. 1928: 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