Small Scarab Amulet
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Lapis lazuli, gold
Ptolemaic Period (possibly)
3/16 x 7/16 x 7/16 in. (0.6 x 1.1 x 1.1 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Small lapis lazuli scarab set in a gold bezel. The bezel is closed at the bottom.
Condition: The surface of the scarab is rotted and full of small holes; the gold shows some small tears and dents.
This item is not on view
Small Scarab Amulet, 305-30 B.C.E. Lapis lazuli, gold, 3/16 x 7/16 x 7/16 in. (0.6 x 1.1 x 1.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.716E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.716E_view1.jpg)
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