Scarab



Accession Number
EC843
Current Location
House of Death (ground floor), Amulets case
Object Type
Scarab, seal, scaraboid, intaglio and similar objects, Scarab
Material
Stone/minerals (Steatite)
Provenance
Egypt
Measurements
Length: 16mm | Width: 11mm | Depth: 7mm
Number of Elements
1
Animals
Scarab | Gazelle

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Description

This small brown steatite scarab has a figure of a gazelle on the underside. It was transferred from the National Museum of Wales Cardiff and was originally part of the Spickett collection.

Other Identity
57.315/61 (Cardiff Museum number written on back)
Previous Owners
James Edward Spickett (1859–1947) | National Museum of Wales, Cardiff
Acquisition
Gift, National Museum of Wales, Cardiff (05 Dec 1983)
Last modified: 10 Nov 2020

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