6 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,000
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
AN ETRUSCAN CARNELIAN SCARAB
CIRCA 3RD CENTURY B.C.
The beetle well detailed, the underside engraved in the a globolo style with a warrior walking right, a sword in his hand, a smaller figure standing behind him, enclosed within a hatched border
½ in. (1.2 cm) long
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European Private Collection, acquired in the late 19th-early 20th century.
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