Search the Collections

Heart scarab
Heart scarab
Date:
Saite Period, 664–525 BC
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Serpentine
Dimensions:
4.1 x 2.5 x 1.6 cm (1 5/8 x 1 x 5/8 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Egyptian
Accession Number:
2007.85.3
Acquisition Date:
2007-12-31
Credit Line:

Gift of Ruth and Alan Barnett

Medium-sized black stone, no designs or glyphs on verso.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Fragment
Fragment (7th century)
Fragment
Fragment (7th century)
Fragment
Fragment (7th century)
Scarab with kneeling suppliant
Scarab with kneeling suppliant (Saite Period, 664–525 BC)