Scarab with animal motif
Height x width x length: 1 x 1.2 x 1.5 cm (3/8 x 1/2 x 9/16 in)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Steatite scarab with traces of green glaze, naturalistic back type and base inscribed with a striding quadruped, perhaps a hippopotamus.
By 1967: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer December 1, 1967.
Gift of Horace L. Mayer