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Scarab

Egyptian
Late Period (?)
664–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500, N of pit G 7512 X

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 0.5 x 0.8 x 1.2 cm (3/16 x 5/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

25.2194

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Pierced. Hieroglyphs (…) nb Hqa.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500, N of pit G 7512 X. 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