Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Ballas, cemetery 500

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.4 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.2187

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Blue-green cowroid faience scarab.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Ballas, Cemetery 500, Tomb 1298c: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1497, assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. (Accession date: February 22, 2017)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition