Lot 47: Egyptian steatite scarab, 2nd Intermediate Period
December 4, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: A choice Egyptian steatite scarab, 2nd Intermediate Period, c. 1750 1570 BC, the body beautifully carved well-detailed head, the base adorned with symmetric signs opposite a double lotus emblem, winded vulture and two red crowns above. 18.5 x 12mm. Very well-preserved and holed lengthwise for suspension. Ex Los Angeles private collection.
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