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Hedgehog scaraboid

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Faience. Green glaze. Free standing on oval base. Front of base and one leg missing. Base inscribed.

Provenance

From Giza [Excav. date] March, 1928

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, Dyn. 26–Hellenistic Period (Ptolema, 664–30 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L 0.026-

Accession Number

29.1704

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids