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Scaraboid

One scaraboid with incised design on rounded top and flattened bottom. Part of the boring is chipped on the bottom.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7000 debris E of subsidiary Pyramid G I-b. 1924: 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: 0.5 x 1.1 x 1.6 cm (3/16 x 7/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2299

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids