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Scarab with the name of Ptah
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.05618a
  • Object nameStamp seal
  • TitleScarab with the name of Ptah
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
    Place of discovery: Unknown
  • Date-1295 / -1069 (uncertain)
  • Period20th dynasty (Egypt > New Kingdom)
  • MaterialStone
  • DimensionsHeight: 1,4 cm, Width: 0,9 cm, Depth: 0,5 cm
  • OwnerMusées royaux d'art et d'histoire/Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis
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The base of this scarab bears the name of Ptah and one of his most common epithets, “nb maAt”, ‘lord of truth’.