9 December 2004
THE PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN GENTLEMAN
AN EGYPTIAN AMAZONITE SCARAB
MIDDLE KINGDOM, DYNASTY XII, 1991-1783 B.C.
The underside inscribed in hieroglyphs with a motto naming "Sesostris," the signs not within a cartouche, perforated transversely
7/8 in. (2.2 cm.) long
George Michalides Collection.
Alan Schulman (gift), 1985.
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