• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5952

    Antiquities

    27 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 124

    A ROMANO-EGYPTIAN GOLD COBRA PENDANT

    CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    A ROMANO-EGYPTIAN GOLD COBRA PENDANT
    CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.
    With finely detailed scales and sun disc, with twisted loop at the back
    1¼ in. (3.2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Previously in a European private collection formed mainly in the late 19th and early 20th Century: sold Christie's London, 7 November 2001, part lot 387.


    Saleroom Notice

    The illustration for lot 124 has been mis-labelled as lot 123 in the printed catalogue.