Uninscribed scarab

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12–18
1991–1295 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, S.F.247

Dimensions

Length x width: 2.7 x 1.85 cm (1 1/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.1617

Medium or Technique

Amethyst

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag: SF 247. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: October 1, 1923)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition