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Scarab

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Inscribed. Steatite. Green glaze. Figure of Bes on reverse.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza [Excav. date] 1927

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L 0.014

Accession Number

29.1666

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids