Symbols of the pharaohVisit resource
Be a symbol detective and decode scarabs, cartouches and sculptures of Ramesses II. Using this resource students investigate symbols and their meanings, as well as learning about Ancient Egyptian sculpture and pharaohs.
Image: Winged scarab of electrum, inlaid with carnelian, green feldspar, and lapis lazuli. From Egypt. Reign of Senwosret II, 12th Dynasty, around 1890 BC.