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Scarab ring bezel

One ring bezel in the form of a scarab with part of the shank preserved.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from pit G 7350C in filling. 1928: 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: 1.2 x 2.2 x 0.6 cm (1/2 x 7/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1398

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings