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Scarab

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Scarab, green glazed with a pattern of concentric circles on the base.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. SF 10. 1913: 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,

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .011 Length:

Accession Number

13.3591

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids