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Falcon-headed scaraboid

Lapis Lazuli. Decayed. Falcon- headed type but head missing. Chipped.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza G 7652A, Room VIII. [Excav. date] April 28, 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, 664–525 B.C

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

29.1400

Medium or Technique

Lapis lazuli

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids