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Scarab

This is a worn scarab with one end broken. It is pierced lengthwise.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7540 T, Room 1. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 0.4 x 1 cm (3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2365

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids