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Winged scarab

This is a winged scarab with a right wing broken off. Soft pale drab stone. Glazed slightly green on back but mostly drab. Blank flat base, bored.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza,G 7000 . 1926 : 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, Late Period,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Missing

Accession Number

26-1-824

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids