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Scarab (fake)

This rear half of a scarab is a modern fkorgery according to the Object Register. It is clearly cut.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Modern,

Object Place

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Width x length: 1.3 x 1.1 cm (1/2 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2231

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids