29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
AN EGYPTIAN CORNELIAN AMULET OF HORUS
LATE PERIOD, CIRCA 664-332 B.C.
With folded wings, round eyes and pointed beak, wearing a sun disc, loop for attachment on the back, on integral rectangular base
5/8 in. (2.4 cm.) high
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Formerly in a Swiss private collection, 1980s.
Acquired by the present owner in 2003.
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