Four Egyptian steatite scarabs and a plaque four other ancient items, and three staetite amulets, 12
Lot 308
Four Egyptian steatite scarabs and a plaque four other ancient items, and three steatite amulets, 12
Sold for £475 (US$ 797) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Four Egyptian steatite scarabs and a plaque
Middle Kingdom - New Kingdom, circa 2133-1070 B.C.
With a royal-headed sphinx, good luck charms, an antelope and a cobra, the plaque inscribed for Amen-Ra, 15mm-20mm long; four other ancient items, including two Ancient Near Eastern stone stamp seals, circa 3rd-2nd Millennium B.C.; A Roman bone die and an intaglio of Medusa, circa 2nd Century A.D., 10mm-21mm long; and three steatite amulets, Not Ancient (12)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Private collection of an Austrian diplomat, acquired from 1976-1981.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
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