the scarab of ancient egyptions
October 17, 2007 8:53am CST
the scarab khebri was considered the incarnation of the morning sun. a relationship was drawn between the beetle,which rolls its ball of eggs all day, and the evolution of the sun disk across the sky. the scarab beetle became a sign of good omen and asymbol of fertility and rejuvenation.scarabs were mostly made from blue stone or faience. nowadays you can get this beautiful scarab as a souvenier when you vist egypt.