User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Scarab finger ring

Start collecting

Complete; green glazed.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7150B. 1927: 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

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Scarab: 1.1 x 1.6 cm (7/16 x 5/8 in.) Band: 2.6 cm (1 in.)

Accession Number

27.1569

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids