London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
AN EGYPTIAN PALE AMETHYST SCARAB
2ND MILLENNIUM B.C.
With incised details, 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm.) long; a glazed composition scarab, rev. twin gods and baboons, 1 1/8 in. (3 cm.) long; a dark grey steatite scarab, the base inscribed with five horizontal lines, 1¼ in. (3.2 cm.) long; two uninscribed hardstone heart scarabs, one of alabaster, the other of black stone, 2 in. (5 cm.) long max.; and a small turquoise glazed steatite scarab, ½ in. (1.3 cm.) long, mainly 2nd-1st millennium B.C. (6)
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