Seventeen hardstone uninscribed scarabs 17
Lot 309
Seventeen Egyptian hardstone uninscribed scarabs 17
Sold for £3,500 (US$ 5,882) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Seventeen Egyptian hardstone uninscribed scarabs
Middle Kingdom, circa 2050-1786 B.C.
Of amethyst, rock crystal and carnelian, some with carved wing-cases and details, all except one pierced longitudinally, 14mm - 21mm long (17)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Fifteen from Christie's, London, Antiquities, 28 November 1979, lot 321.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
    Bonhams
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