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Frit scarab: E.GA.3957.1943

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Frit scarab

Description

Frit mouldmade scarab with an uninscribed base. There are 8 holes around edges for attachment to the wings and possibly a bead net shroud.

Measurements and weight

Length: 0.08 m

Find spot

  • Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1943) by Gayer-Anderson, R. G. (Major)

Materials used in production

Frit

Techniques used in production

Mouldmade

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.GA.3957.1943
Primary reference Number: 58408
Oldadmincategory: SC
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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