An Egyptian turquoise glazed composition winged scarab Late Period, circa 664-332 B.C. Made in three parts with finely delineated wing details and body, pierced for attaching to the mummy wrappings, 7¼ in (18cm) wide
Provenance: The Cyrus Collection. Property of Fay Safani, New York. Acquired by Edward Safani in the 1950s.