Created with Ultra Fractal 5.03. Imported images, which were manipulated further within UF, were used on parts of this image.
I thought I would try and create a different basic shape to the jewels and a sparkly, faceted look for this one. The gold setting reminds me (vaguely) of scarab shapes, hence the title.
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