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Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7450 X II, debris

Dimensions

Length x width: 0.8 x 0.6 cm (5/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1955

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

One small, uninscribed scarab of faded blue color.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7450 X II, debris. 1927: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition