Carnelian scarab (broken) engraved with the feathers of Isis with disc and horns above two ears of corn; and a modern inscription.


Thing

Made Of
cornelian
Type of Thing
scarab
Techniques
engraved

People

Acquired From
Hamilton, William to The British Museum
Previous Owner
Isis

Place

Made In
Italy

Time

Acquired In
1772
Made
3rdC BC
Period/Culture
Italic

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