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Amulet of a winged scarab

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Gold plate. Incised details. Outspread wings. [29.1499 - 1514 form a set].

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza: G 7600 S, Room III [Excav. date] April 22, 1929: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, 664–525 B.C

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1504

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids