Legacy dimension: .012 Length: .009 W.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Stone; chalky-white; no polish; incised details on back; lower face flat with incised hieroglyphics; hole lengthwise; most of the scarab broken off and missing.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way