Scarab Seal card

Scarab Seal


Currently not on display


Jasper scarab seal with details of the head, wings and legs on the back, and flat base inscribed with a feather, bird and sun-disc. Pierced through the length for suspension. Slightly chipped in places. Record card says "Ex. Hilton Price collection. Given Miss F. Lawrence I.O.M.", and dates the object to ca. 1600 BC.