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Scarab

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Faience and gold scarab. Mounted in gold band.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe [Excav. date] Mar. 1921

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Object Place

Meroe, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 1.4 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.512

Medium or Technique

Faience, gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids