About this object

Forgery of scarab seal with details of the head, wings and legs on the back, and flat base inscribed with a feather sign, sun-disc, scarab beetle and 'neb' or mouth sign. Unpierced.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Personal Object
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Materials
  • Location
    World Museum, Level 3, Ancient Egypt Gallery
  • Acquisition
    Gift of E. Timperley, 1957
  • Collector
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Measurements
    24.5 mm x 18 mm x 9 mm
  • Related people
    E Timperley (Previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

  • E Timperley

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1957
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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