Lot 698: Egyptian Amulet Group
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Late Period, 664-332 BC. A pair of glazed composition amuletic pendants comprising: a figure of Shu kneeling with raised arms; a sistrum musical instrument with papyri form handle and loop above. Cf. Andrews, C. Amulets of Ancient Egypt, London, 1994, plate 7(a, h"). 3.53 grams total, 26mm (1"). Property of a gentleman; formerly with Gorny & Mosch, Munich, Germany, sale A198, lot 590 (part"). [2, No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition.