Glazed steatite scaraboid with an undecorated back, longitudinally pierced, the base inscribed with hieroglyphs giving motto including cryptographic writing of name of Amun (waterline inside oval).
- Excavated/Findspot: Abydos (?)
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Abydos)
- Height: 0.43 centimetres
- Length: 1.4 centimetres
- Width: 0.98 centimetres
Inscription Transliterationir Imn n snḏ(.i)
Inscription TranslationMy maker (?) is Amun: I have no fear
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA36604
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