New Kingdom, Dynasty 19-Dynasty 20 (?)
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Isis temple, Isis temple, pit in room S, debris in shaft
Width x length x diameter: 0.9 x 1.4 x 0.6 cm (3/8 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This small faded blue bored scarab is incised on its flat base. Seated baboon, with nb-basket and hieroglyphs (Thoth lord of …).
From Egypt, Giza, Isis temple, pit in room S, debris in shaft. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition