Scarab Seal card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Scarab Seal

M14332

On display

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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.