18 October 2005
AN EGYPTIAN TURQUOISE GLAZED COMPOSITION WINGED SCARAB
LATE PERIOD TO PTOLEMAIC, CIRCA 4TH-3RD CENTURY B.C.
Naturalistically modelled with striated abdomen and extended feathered wings, pierced for attachment
4½ in. (10.7 cm.) across wings
Wilhelm Horn (1870-1959); acquired from W. J. Goffmann, 1936.
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