Birch, Samuel   [Hrsg.]
Catalogue of the collection of Egyptian antiquities at Alnwick Castle — London, 1880

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OBJECTS OF THE TOILET.

scarabsei, alluding to the celebrated chargers of Rameses II., which had ap-
propriate names and drew the royal chariot of war. The J with the double

bar across the neck, however, chiefly appears at a later period, to which the
scarabseus may be assigned: pierced and broken. f in. long. White glazed
steatite.

1144. Scarabseus, yeper, plam elytra; on the base, in intaglio, yent

her, or neter, ses's', "Majesty," royal title, perhaps in the sense of slave of the
god Horus, and two sistra: pierced; doubtful. § in. long. Greenish-brown glazed
steatite.

1145. Scarabseus, yeper; on the base, in intaglio, ( (I -^-j Amen at,

"The type of Amen," royal title of Amenophis I., of the 18th dynasty, and
other monarchs. -| in. long. Purple glazed steatite.

1146. Scarabseus, yeper, plain elytra; on the base, in intaglio, Amen

nub ma, " Amen, the real gold," probably a royal title, like the preceding.
-J in. long. Light green glazed steatite.

1147. Scarabseus, yeper, plain elytra; on the base, in intaglio, a man
draped, standing facing another and raising one hand; the other man holds a
shield with projecting spikes,. and curved, in his left, and a lance in his right
hand : pierced, § in. long. Green glazed steatite..

1148. Scarabseus, yeper, plain elytra; on the base, in intaglio, a man walk-
ing, holding a whip and other object between two ursei, and standing on the
emblem of gold : pierced. If in. long. Whitish-green glazed steatite, decomposed.

1149. Scarabseus, yeper, plain elytra; on it, in intaglio, king, or man,
draped, holding a scimitar, yops', m n^s right hand, his left raised; before him
is a feather ( a, and above a heart O hat, or ab, behind a branch, or crossed
band : pierced, f in. long. White glazed steatite.

1150. Scarabseus, no elytra; on the base, in intaglio, man, standing on a
lion, drawing a bow and shooting an arrow; Phoenician: pierced. § in. long.
Green jasper.
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