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    Sale 1914

    Ancient Jewelry

    6 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 386

    AN EGYPTIAN ELECTRUM STIRRUP RING

    NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XVIII, 1550-1307 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN EGYPTIAN ELECTRUM STIRRUP RING
    NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XVIII, 1550-1307 B.C.
    The plain hoop solid-cast, rounded on the interior and exterior, the flat oval bezel engraved with a standing figure of Bes facing right, his head turned back, holding a tambourine, a nfr sign below
    in. (2.3 cm.) long; ring size 6¾


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    Provenance

    William Rogers Collection, U.K., 1965.