NINE EGYPTIAN STEATITE SCARABS
MIDDLE KINGDOM TO THIRD INTERMEDIATE PERIOD, 2040-712 B.C.
The underside of one with a king holding a scimitar to the left, preparing to smite a supplicating prisoner in the presence of a falcon-headed deity to the right, mounted as a pendant in a late 19th century gold setting with chain; and eight scarabs with a wide range of motifs on their undersides, including interlocking spirals framing a motto, ornamental motifs and mottos inscribed in hieroglyphs, some incorporating royal names such as Men-Kheper-Re, all mounted together in a late 19th century gold bracelet
Bracelet: 9 in. (24 cm.) long (2)