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Scarab

Turquoise glass scarab with schematic back and uninscribed 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

Egyptian, Post New Kingdom,

Accession Number

66.978

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids