Seller: abca-c-sllc5hjngh (470) 100%, Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan, Ships to: US, Item: 263721971139 ANCIENT EGYPTIAN SIX-SCARAB AMULET - This amulet is one of three known to exist! It appeared among several ancient Egyptian amulets which were acquired at an estate sale.The scarab beetle represents the word kepher, "to come into existence." Six scarabs may magnify the message to include rebirth into the afterlife. The reverse side of this amulet presents a cartouche containing the symbol "nefer" - to be good, beautiful, favorably in sickness, to recover. The signs for shemsu bodyguards are seen on each side of the cartouche, protecting the life of the wearer. Below the cartouche, an ankh flanked by mirror images of the red crown, Deshret, granting the power of a king. Unadorned human eyes on either side protect the vision of the owner in the next world. Research has shown this amulet to be extremely rare. Amulet measures 5/8" wide x 7/8" height x 3/8" thick. Compare @ $4,800 on e-bay.