Scarab amulet

Egyptian


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

Dimensions

Length x width: 2 x 1.9 cm (13/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1984

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

One scarab amulet with a suspension ring, similar to 27-4-1118 but complete.

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