Scarab Seal

M14332

On display

Dark green glazed steatite scarab shaped seal engraved with the prenomen of Ramesses II (User-Maat-Ra Setep-en-Ra) within a cartouche framed by two inscriptions: on the right, 'nTr nfr nb tA.wy', "the good god, lord of the two lands"; and on the left '??? mi rA Dt' perhaps translating as [who lives] like Ra eternally". Fine techique. Chipped on one edge, just below the cartouche.