Small Plaque with Scarabeus in Relief
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Plaque with scarabeus in relief, impressed into a piece of sheet gold. Clear marks of very fine tooling on obverse.
Condition: Corners bent up. Slight break in edge on left below. Dark brown stains on front across middle of scarab and elsewhere; one stain on reverse on thorax of scarab otherwise fairly clear of bitumen.
This item is not on view
Small Plaque with Scarabeus in Relief, 305-30 B.C.E. Gold, 7/8 × 5/8 (2.2 × 1.6). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.800E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.800E_overall.JPG)
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