Scarab Money Clip - Egyptian Beetles Antique Sterling Silver Plated Brass Stamping - Stainless Steel Clip
Scarab Money Clip - Egyptian Beetles Antique Sterling Silver Plated Brass Stamping - Stainless Steel Clip
Scarab Money Clip - Egyptian Beetles Antique Sterling Silver Plated Brass Stamping - Stainless Steel Clip
Scarab Money Clip - Egyptian Beetles Antique Sterling Silver Plated Brass Stamping - Stainless Steel Clip
Scarab Money Clip - Egyptian Beetles Antique Sterling Silver Plated Brass Stamping - Stainless Steel Clip

Scarab Money Clip - Egyptian Beetles Antique Sterling Silver Plated Brass Stamping - Stainless Steel Clip

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A scarab is one of the most important symbols in Ancient Egyptian belief. They believe that dried and powdered scarabs will help them to become fertile. However, it is as the sacred animal belonging of the God of the Rising Sun, Khepera, that the scarab is important.

The Ancient Egyptians observed that the scarab beetle rolled its own ball of dung along the ground in the same way that the Khepera rolled the Sun across the sky. They also believed that the scarab hatched itself rom the ball, symbolizing death and rebirth. As a God, the scarab was depicted with the wings, legs and tail of a falcon.
The scarab was placed on top of the heart when a corpse was mummified. This was so that the heart, symbolizing the conscience, would not be able to speak because the scarab was in the way. Therefore, the soul could say nothing that might otherwise hinder its access to the Afterlife Such was the power of the scarab that its image appears everywhere in Ancient Egyptian art and artifacts, on seals and amulets and on pieces of jewelry.

  • Scarab Money Clip - Egyptian Beetles Antique Sterling Silver Plated Brass Stamping - Stainless Steel Clip
  • Scarab is brass based, has been sterling silver plated, then given a rich antique finish to enhance these beautiful designs. Set on a STAINLESS STEEL money clip.
  • Money Clip Size: 1" x 2"
  • This "Made to Order" item will be shipped approximately 1 week from the order date.