Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7500
Length x width x height: 1.5 x 1.1 x 0.7 cm (9/16 x 7/16 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Much of the glaze on this chipped, steatite scarab is worn away. The base is incised with a royal name. The scarab is pierced for suspension.
From Egypt, Giza, Street 7500. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition