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Gold scarab bead

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Gold element. Human headed scarab bead.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Tomb W 453.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.031

Accession Number

23.338

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids