Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, Room V
Overall: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a group of four roughly made scarabs with legs carved on the bottom, no suspension ring, and trace of gold foil on one.
From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) Room V. 1929: 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