Pendant with the depiction of a winged scarab

Third Intermediate Period

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 126

This large pendant depicts a winged scarab with a sun disk above its head. At the bottom of the piece, below its back legs, is a shen-ring, which is a symbol of eternity. The piece was found on the chest of Nauny's mummy.

Pendant with the depiction of a winged scarab, Faience

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