Wing from winged scarab

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7522

Dimensions

Height x width: 4.1 x 2.4 cm (1 5/8 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2668

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Mummy Trappings wing from winged scarab. Incised feather pattern design and three holes.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit G 7522, 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition