Egyptian revival jewelry became wildly popular during the Art Deco period after King Tut’s tomb was discovered in 1922. This insanely cool diamond eyed scarab is crafted from a juicy amethyst, outlined in shimmering single and rose-cut diamonds. Currently a ring size 5.75
Metal: platinum topped 14k yellow gold
Symbolism: The scarab is sacred symbol of regeneration and rebirth, which is why scarab jewelry is believed to bring the wearer immortality, luck and protection.
Measurements: 17.67 x 14.52 mm, sits 9 mm off of the finger
Scarab: 10 x 13 mm
Weight: 5.1 grams
Notes: a few tiny abrasions to the amethyst can be seen under magnification - located along the platinum band that runs down the wings.