An Egyptian carnelian scarab
Lot 310
An Egyptian carnelian scarab
Sold for £812 (US$ 1,368) inc. premium
Auction Details
An Egyptian carnelian scarab
Lot Details
An Egyptian carnelian scarab
Middle Kingdom, circa 1991-1797 B.C.
Naturalistically carved with defined wing-case, the underside with later added inscription, 24mm long

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Molesworth collection, USA, acquired in 1939.
    German private collection, acquired in 2001.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
    Bonhams
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