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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 223

    AN EGYPTIAN CORNELIAN MONKEY PENDANT

    NEW KINGDOM, CIRCA 1550-1070 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN EGYPTIAN CORNELIAN MONKEY PENDANT
    NEW KINGDOM, CIRCA 1550-1070 B.C.
    Seated, the face, arms and knees schematically detailed, pierced behind the neck
    7/8 in. (2.2 cm.) high


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    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium
    Please note that the lots of Iranian origin are subject to U.S. trade restrictions which currently prohibit the import into the United States. Similar restrictions may apply in other countries.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    Collection of Dr. R. Schmidt (1900-1970); and thence by descent to the present owner.