About this object

Amethyst scarab with details of the head, wings and legs crudely carved on the back, and flat uninscribed base. Pierced through the length for suspension. Scratched and chipped.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Personal Object
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
  • Materials
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Ffoulkes family per Grosvenor Museum
  • Collector
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    9.5 mm x 7 mm x 5.5 mm
Object view = Humanities
Have 21 place tagsPage load time: 93 ms