Sphinx received the parasol from the jewel inspector after donating the fourth stolen Abydos Jewel. He then took it to the poor bird in the Bedouin Outpost, as he complained about the hot sun. After giving him the parasol, the bird gave Sphinx the large scarab bag, allowing him to carry 900 scarabs around.
- It is one of the least useful items in the game physically. However, by giving it to the bird, it becomes more useful.