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Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 1 cm (1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-1131

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

This small scarab has a nefer sign incised on the base and is bored.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000. 1926: 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