deeply incised with two “nefer” or “beauty” symbols set within a maze-like design. The origin of maze patterns probably began as simplified renditions of groups of animals.
See: Ward, "Studies on Scarab Seals," vol. 1, p.48.
Condition: Pierced for attachment, intact overall in very good condition with bitumen remains on the top.
Dimensions: Height: 1.5cm (0.6in); Width: 1cm (0.4in).
Provenance: Private Connecticut, USA collection.