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Engraved Scarab Set Into a Mount

Unknownsecond half of 6th century B.C.

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum

Details

  • Title: Engraved Scarab Set Into a Mount
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date: second half of 6th century B.C.
  • Location Created: Italy
  • Physical Dimensions: 1.5 x 1.1 x 0.7 cm (9/16 x 7/16 x 1/4 in.)
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Scarab: carnelian; mount: gold
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Villa Collection, Malibu, California, Gift of Gordon McLendon
  • Object Type: Scarab
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 77.AO.77.1.2
  • Display Location: Currently on view at: Getty Villa, Gallery 212, Coins, Gems and Jewelry
  • Department: Antiquities
  • Culture: Greek and Etruscan
  • Credit Line: Gift of Gordon McLendon
  • Classification: Jewelry

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