Terracotta deep plate with a seated female figure in an elaborate costume. Brilliant brown, red, ivory and black. Covered in a dark patina.
600 - 900 AD
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Ancient Egyptian scarab
Carved green limestone heart scarab, once placed on the throat, chest, or heart of the Mummy. Some were worn by the deceased on a necklace, or mounted in gold settings as a pectoral. heart scarabs provided the bearer with the assurance that at the final judgment as depicted in the Book of the Dead, the bearer would be found "True of Voice" and accepted into the eternal afterlife by the God Osiris. With a double Eye of Horus on the top and a cartouche on the bottom. Unusually large and beautiful. Third Intermediate.