9 December 2004
THE PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN GENTLEMAN
SIX EGYPTIAN AMULETS
MIDDLE KINGDOM TO ROMAN PERIOD, 2040 B.C.-200 A.D.
Including a carnelian djed-pillar, perforated through the back pillar; an amethyst seated simian; a marbled blue glass lotus bead; a miniature blue faience shabti; an aventurine heart amulet; and a speckled granite seated jackal-headed Anubis, with a modern gold pendant loop and chain
Shabti: 2 in. (5 cm.) high (6)
Djed-pillar: Robert Viola, New York.
Simian: David Liebert, New York, 1988.
Heart amulet: with Charles Kelekian, New York, 1977.
Anubis: David Liebert, New York, late 1970s.
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