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Funerary scarab

Funerary scarab with naturalistic underside.

Provenance

Luigi Vassalli Collection (1812-1887); by 1957: Horace L. Mayer Collection; 1957: gift of Horace L. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, Late Period, 664–332 B.C.

Accession Number

57.441

Medium or Technique

Green faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids