The sacred scarab, rolling its dung ball behind it, held a kind of magic for the Egyptians.
It was the mirror image of the sun god Ra, rolling the disc of the sun across the sky each day.
Symbolizing creation and rebirth.
Invite one into your home. He takes a prominent position in the front room welcoming visitors.
He fuels more than one conversation from his vantage point on your mantelpiece. From his ancient Egyptian references to his textile origins. Product Description:
The finest French upholstery fabrics, cut from sample catalogs, re-purposed: sculpted, stitched and sewn to make this scarab beetle, velvety and shiny in just the right places. Hand-worked wire legs wrapped in floral tape, alert glass bead eyes, polyfil inside.
Body measures 3"L x 2"W x 1"H (8 x 5 x 2.5cm). With his legs, he measures 4"x3" and stands 1.5" high (10 x 7 x 4cm).
He arrives with his best-loved leaf, sewn from sumptuous brocade fabric, backed with sturdy upholstery fabric, veins machine embroidered in several colors, wire stem.
Leaf measures 8.5" x 5" and the stem adds another 7" to the length.
(21 x 13 cm + 18cm)
Whether you showcase him in a cabinet or on your shrine, or let him roam freely through your home - - -
- - - this one is the GEM of your collection.
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