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    Sale 2057

    Ancient Jewelry

    9 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 235

    A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN SCARABS AND AMULETS

    PHARAONIC TO ROMAN, AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN SCARABS AND AMULETS
    PHARAONIC TO ROMAN, AND LATER
    Of various materials including glass, faience, glazed steatite, carnelian, feldspar, lapis lazuli, jasper and bronze, including djed-pillars, wadjet-eyes, heart amulets, Sons of Horus plaques, and various deities; together with miscellaneous Egyptian items including terracotta molds, bronze sculpture fragments, faience fragments and a bronze earring
    Illustrated wadjet-eye plaque: 1 1/16 in. (2.7 cm.) wide (128)


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    Provenance

    Collected by Gustave Jéquier (1868-1946).