<em>Heart Scarab of Djedmutes'Ankh</em>, ca. 1539-1190 B.C.E. Stone, 7/8 x 1 5/16 x 1 15/16 in. (2.2 x 3.3 x 4.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.485E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.485E_front_rotated_cropped_PS2.jpg)

Heart Scarab of Djedmutes'Ankh

Medium: Stone

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1539-1190 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 7/8 x 1 5/16 x 1 15/16 in. (2.2 x 3.3 x 4.9 cm) Weight: 0.2 lb. (73.5 g)



Accession Number: 37.485E

Image: 37.485E_front_rotated_cropped_PS2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Deep greenish stone heart scarab with beige speckles inscribed for Djedmutisankh. Both the head, and the notched clypeus are somewhat lunate-shaped. The rear edge of the prothorax is rounded and separated from the elytra by a double line. The wing cases are separated from each other by a triple line. There is a ā€œVā€ on each wing case at the shoulders. The legs are not indicated. The eight line inscription is for the most part illegible. Not pierced. Condition: Inscription mostly illegible; some small scratches; otherwise good.

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