SCARAB - Egyptian

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Product Number:52975

Size:

3 1/2" x 2 3/4"

Date:

305-30 BC
Carved brown soapstone heart scarab with open fretwork with symbols on the top including: an Eye of Horus, the Egyptian symbol of protection and Anubis, the jackal-headed patron God of embalming who presided over mummification and accompanied the dead to the hereafter. Another image of Anubis on the bottom. Once placed on the throat, chest, or heart of the mummy, heart scarabs provided the bearer with the assurance at the final judgment. Ptolemaic.

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