October 27, 2016, 7:00 AM PST
Louisville, CO, USALive Auction
Lot 2: Rare Egyptian Steatite Quadruple Scarab(67 views)
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Egypt, New Kingdom, ca. 1150 to 1070 BCE. An extremely rare scarab in traditional beetle form, positioned side-by-side four across, made of glazed steatite. Underside inscribed with repeating "enra" inscription, a symbol that seems to have possessed magical value, perhaps comparable to modern "abracadabra." Size: 0.6" L (1.5 cm)
Provenance: Ex - HJB, Chicago, IL
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Condition Report: Near choice