A group of thirty-nine Egyptian scarabs, cowroids and beads  and seven scarabs,   46
Lot 289*
A group of thirty-nine Egyptian scarabs, cowroids and beads and seven scarabs, 46
Sold for £937 (US$ 1,574) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A group of thirty-nine Egyptian scarabs, cowroids and beads
Middle Kingdom - New Kingdom, circa 2133-1070 B.C.
Of steatite, glazed composition and cornelian and hardstone including a scaraboid with a crouching monkey on the upper side; a schist cowroid incised with a fish; some examples with geometric motifs, and good luck charms, 8mm-20mm; and seven scarabs, Not Ancient (46)

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  • Provenance:
    Joseph Klein Collection, formed in New York between 1941 and 1980. Thence by descent.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
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