Winged scarab

Egyptian
Late Period


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000

Dimensions

Missing

Accession Number

26-1-824

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

This is a winged scarab with a right wing broken off. Soft pale drab stone. Glazed slightly green on back but mostly drab. Blank flat base, bored.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza,G 7000 . 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