Large Turquoise Scarab
Beautifully veined turquoise from the Royston mine encapsulated in the body of the ancient modern scarab. 18” chain.
Pendant measures 2.25" by 1.25"
In ancient Egyptian religion the scarab was also a symbol of immortality, resurrection, transformation and protection much used in funerary art. The life of the scarab beetle revolved around the dung balls that the beetles consumed, laid their eggs in, and fed their young represented a cycle of rebirth.T
urquoise is believed to bring calmness and serenity in life. It is also believed to protect from negative energy and bad omens.