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Scarab with a heraldic lion on the base

Provenance

By 1991: with Eric Bleiler, Newton, MA; 1991: purchased by Dr. and Mrs. Saul Markowitz, Framingham, MA; 1992: given to the MFA from Dr. ans Mrs. Markowitz. (Accession Date: July 24, 1992)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Saul Markowitz

Egyptian, Greco-Roman Period, about 2nd century A.D.

Accession Number

1992.313

Medium or Technique

Sapphire

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids