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Scarab

Two small green scarabs, material uncertain.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. North, N21 sifting (one object found in A&B debris, the other from mastaba). Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Findspot

Meroe, Beg. North, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 x 0.3 cm (3/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-118

Medium or Technique

Stone?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids