Funerary Scarab Wing card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Funerary Scarab Wing


Currently not on display


This winged scarab consists of two pieces: an actual scarab beetle and one separately made wing (60.34.10a-b). One wing is missing. Right wing is of a blue glazed faience, moulded with decoration on the obverse in yellow and red paint. The underside is plain with three holes pieced round the edge for stitching to fabric or beads.