About this object

Blue glazed steatite scarab seal with details of the head, wings and legs on the back, and flat base inscribed with a cartouche in the middle framed by two Maat feathers. Pierced through the length for suspension. Chipped on the base.

Found without an accession number.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Personal Object
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Materials
    Steatite
  • Location
    World Museum, Level 3, Ancient Egypt Gallery
  • Acquisition
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Collector
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place collected
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Date collected
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Measurements
    19 mm x 14 mm x 7.5 mm
Object view = Humanities
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