Scarab Beetle Brooch Pin
Nocturnal beetles with stout bodies, scarabs fascinate with bright metallic shells and distinctive antennae. These underground dwellers symbolizing eternal life and rebirth had Egyptian amulets inspired by their form, which were traded throughout the Mediterranean world in 2000 BC.
About the Artist
Based out of Delhi and Arizona, founders & sisters, Dhruti and Seema design and head this women-owned embroidery atelier. These handcrafted pins are little pieces of art with up to thirty techniques and materials used on a single small pin. Their small batch workshop follows ethical fair trade practices and offers artisans above the age of 18 fair wages, healthcare benefits, a safe and happy working environment, and the ability to keep alive the intricate luneville needlework technique that has been in the artisans' families for generations.
Content + Care
- Cotton, felt, metal, beads
- Hand embroidered; handle with care
- Store it separately in the box provided
Slight variation in embroidery, size, shape, and color is part of the handmade craft and are celebrated as a mark of being made by hand.
- 1.6"L x 1.1"W