Beige Schist Scarab with Symbols

Egyptian scarab with hieroglyphic symbols, Middle Kingdom to Third Intermediate Period, ca. 2055-664 BC.


Product Description

Finely carved scarab with hieroglyphic symbols on its base: an uraeus, an obelisk, a lotus and the neb=master sign.

For a Middle Kindgom similar scarab, see British Museum registration nr 1903,0512.55.


15mm H., 11mm L.

Condition Report

Good overall condition, minor chips and wear.


Private french collection F., acquired before 1980, Paris. Drouot.
Culture Egyptian
Period Third Intermediate Period
Material Stone
Category Scarabs