1" antiqued golden scarab beetle with abalone design and acrylic cabochon. Star, skull, clear crystal, vitrail bead, and faux pearl detail. 2-3/8" total length. Leverback.
From Wikipedia: Scarabs were popular amulets and impression seals in Ancient Egypt. They survive in large numbers and, through their inscriptions and typology, they are an important source of information for archaeologists and historians of the ancient world. They also represent a significant body of ancient art.