About this object

Scaraboid seal, oval shape, one side inscribed with a wedjat eye, other side inscribed with name within cartouche made of two uraei's tails which stand on each side. Pierced through the length for suspension. Chipped on the base.

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 A J Rigby, 1963
  • Collector
    A J Rigby
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    14.5 mm x 10.5 mm x 5.5 mm
  • Related people
    A J Rigby ( Collector, previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

  • A J Rigby

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1963
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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