Scarab Pendant Egypt

Item number: 20135

The scarab is the representation of the dung beetle and was for the Egyptians the symbol for the resurrection: Similar to the sun that appears on the horizon in the morning, the beetle is born from the dung ball as a scarab, "the developing one".

Category: Jewelry Crafts


3,99 €
≈ £ 3.67

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Egyptian Scarab Pendant

Scarab pendants are more and more often found today as a piece of jewellery. The gold-plated scarab pendant is especially suitable as a necklace. It looks noble and fashionable at the same time. But what exactly is this pendant with a mystical trunk?

Definition and origin

As you can guess at first glance, the scarab is an insect and, to go further, a beetle animal. However, the scarab pendant is not based on any beetle, but on a dung beetle: the Egyptian scarab, which was the cultural symbol for the resurrection in ancient Egypt. The comparison to life is not so far away. Just as the sun emerges on the horizon in the morning, so the scarab (= the becoming) emerges from the beetle from the dung ball. It should donate light and warmth and therefore carries the pleasant nickname sun beetle. Already at that time this symbol was worn as jewellery. Protective amulets in scarab form were traditional mummy gifts for the deceased, in the hope of a rebirth and a new life.

  • Metal with coloured enamel inlays 
  • Height 2 cm
  • incl. leather strap

From amulets to decorative jewellery

Now you get the Scarabäus trailer also from us. The piece of jewellery is made of gold-plated metal and is characterized by colorful, yet muted details. With a size of 2 cm it lies perfectly on the chest and looks discreet, but interesting. The scarab pendant is of course available with a matching leather strap. Experience the effect of the Egyptian culture very closely with a scarab pendant around your neck or optionally wrist or ankle.

The museum shop with gift ideas

The Roemer-Shop offers not only souvenirs for you, but also useful and beautiful gift ideas for young and old, woman and man. Use the Scarabäus pendant as a gift idea as well as a decorative piece of jewellery for yourself.

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