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Wing from winged scarab

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Mummy Trappings wing from winged scarab. Incised feather pattern design and three holes.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit G 7522, 1925: 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, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 4.1 x 2.4 cm (1 5/8 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2668

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids