In ancient Egypt, beetles were consider as charms of the sun symbolizing immortality and creative force.
According to the beliefs, the color of Lapis lazuli granted the elevation of the soul of a deceased to the gods and provided protection against evil spirits.
The jewel is made with natural stones, the color may vary slightly from one model to another
- Dimensions :
- 42 cm, (pendentif : 2,8 x 2,1 cm)
- Museum :
- Musée du Louvre
- Themes :
- Middle East, Animals
- Art movement :
- Egyptian Antiquities