Scarab with much of the blue glaze worn away.The base is incised with a figural scene depicting an animal-headed deity (possibly Thoth) holding a scepter, fronted by a uraeus cobra who faces away. The scarab is pierced for suspension.
From Egypt, Giza, Street 7400, tomb 7420. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition