An Egyptian turquoise glazed steatite scaraboid decorated to the reverse. A stylised face with a feathered headdress is inscribed to the centre, in the form of a Hathor sistrum. On either side sits a reclining cat, head turned inwards towards the sistrum and centre of the scaraboid. The piece is pierced longitudinally for suspension.
Date: Circa 1550 – 1069 BC
Period: New Kingdom