Scarab

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B906

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 1.8 x 2.5cm (1/2 x 11/16 x 1in.)

Accession Number

16-4-340

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Small blue faience scarab (seal?) inscribed.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B906. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition