Scarab with horned animal

Egyptian


Dimensions

1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

66.996

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Steatite scarab with plain back and standing horned animal on the base.

Provenance

By 1966: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given by Horace L. Mayer to the MFA December 14, 1966.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer