Beetle - symbol of Rebirth. The shoulders have raised decor of sacred Lotus - flower of the Sun, and Ankh. Both the beetle and the ornamented shoulders will leave fine impressions on seal wax. Made in Egypt after 1940. The Ring is marked with Egyptian hallmarks.
Hallmarks are visual on the back side of the shank. The fineness in Arabic characters for 1 and 8 or 18k.
Within this first mark is the assay office insignia - likely Cairo -The second or middle mark is the symbol of African sacred Ibis, which is the Egyptian mark for Gold. The final mark is the date year of when the item was marked. It's Arabic letter, such marks became common after the year 1940 (before 1940 they used Latin alphabet year marks). 10.5 US / 20.2 mm /.
Beetle crown : 17mm x 15mm x 5mm deep. The shank is 5mm at its most narrow place.
Stones are firmly and securely set. Surface of the stones has minimal /no wear. Buyers from EU countries will be charged extra 25 % of the sum stated above. The item "Vintage Egyptian Men Scarab Signet Ring solid 18K Gold Turquoise US 10.5 /11 gr" is in sale since Thursday, August 10, 2017.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Art Nouveau/Art Deco 1895-1935\Rings". The seller is "optimistic555" and is located in Copenhagen. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Australia.