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Scarab

One scarab with an incised design on the base.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris West of mastaba G 7769. November 1930: 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

Length x thickness x height: 1.4 x 0.6 cm (9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

30-11-7

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids