Scarab wing



Accession Number
EC3051a
Current Location
House of Life (first floor), Drawers beneath stelae, Drawer 5
Object Type
Scarab, seal, scaraboid, intaglio and similar objects, Scarab, Winged scarab
Period
Late Period
Dynasty
Twenty-sixth Dynasty
Material
Faience
Measurements
Length: 45mm | Height: 30mm | Depth: 4mm
Number of Elements
1
Culture
Egyptian

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Description

One bright blue scarab wing, previously broken and restored. Three suspension holes are located in the corners for affixing to mummy wrappings. Probably dating to the Twenty-sixth Dynasty.