Amulet of a winged scarab

Egyptian
Greco-Roman Period
30 B.C.–A.D. 364


Findspot: Egypt, Dendereh

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 6.5 x 0.8 cm (9/16 x 2 9/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.45930

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Faience amulet of a winged scarab, very undetailed.

Provenance

From Dendereh: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription