forgery / scarab
Glazed steatite scarab, clypeus chipped, elytra marked and humeral callosities present, pierced longitudinally, base inscribed with the name of Amun; a fake(?).
- Found/Acquired: Egypt
- Height: 0.54 centimetres
- Length: 1.19 centimetres
- Width: 0.88 centimetres
Inscription TranslationTitles/epithets include : Lord of Life
fair (worn and glaze faded)
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA33349
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