A small brown-green faience scarab bead, inscribed with several hieroglyphs, including an ankh. Possibly from Abydos. It was gifted to the University of Wales, Aberystwyth by John Bancroft Willans, a subscriber of the Egypt Exploration Fund/Society, who received the object in 1903. Subsequently, it was gifted to the Egypt Centre in 1997.
Andrews, Carol 1994. Amulets of ancient Egypt. London: The British Museum Press.
- Other Identity
- 56 (Margaret Murray list)
- Previous Owners
- Egypt Exploration Society | John Bancroft Willans (1881–1957) | University of Wales, Aberystwyth
- Gift, The University of Wales, Aberystwyth (24 Mar 1997)
- Last modified: 08 Nov 2020