Selection of Scarabs, First Intermediate Period (c.2150-2007 BC) to Late Period (664-337BC) Ancient Egyptian (faience, red & green jasper & ...

Selection of Scarabs, First Intermediate Period (c.2150-2007 BC) to Late Period (664-337BC) Ancient Egyptian (faience, red & green jasper & ...

Tutankhamun pectoral with solar and lunar elements.  Cloisonné with carnelian, lapis lazuli, calcite, obsidian and coloured glass. At its centre is a chalcedony scarab, which has falcon legs and talons.

Tutankhamun pectoral with solar and lunar elements. Cloisonné with carnelian, lapis lazuli, calcite, obsidian and coloured glass. At its centre is a chalcedony scarab, which has falcon legs and talons.

Ancient Egypt Jewelry | Ancient Egyptian gold jewelry artifact exhibit in the Egyptian museum ...

Ancient Egypt Jewelry | Ancient Egyptian gold jewelry artifact exhibit in the Egyptian museum ...

Tutankhamun's Burial Jewelry; this piece is full of symbolism (eternity, Upper Egypt, journey of the moon, celestial coronation, the sun, etc.)

Tutankhamun's Burial Jewelry; this piece is full of symbolism (eternity, Upper Egypt, journey of the moon, celestial coronation, the sun, etc.)

Ancient Egyptian jewel The cobras of protection on each side wearing the crown of Upper Egypt; the lotus & suns on bottom edge represent immortality; the lapis lazuli  representative of the sky & stars; the turquoise is for long life; the carnelian for protection. The shen is for immortality & protection; the crook represents power. The square is the earth & the 3 bars are for the cycle of birth, death & rebirth.The scarab sits atop the mountain or afterlife. ~ETS #ancientegypt #jewelry…

Ancient Egyptian jewel The cobras of protection on each side wearing the crown of Upper Egypt; the lotus & suns on bottom edge represent immortality; the lapis lazuli representative of the sky & stars; the turquoise is for long life; the carnelian for protection. The shen is for immortality & protection; the crook represents power. The square is the earth & the 3 bars are for the cycle of birth, death & rebirth.The scarab sits atop the mountain or afterlife. ~ETS #ancientegypt #jewelry…

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