9 December 2004
THE PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN GENTLEMAN
TWO EGYPTIAN LAPIS LAZULI AMULETS
LATE PERIOD TO PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 664-30 B.C.
Including Isis, wearing a tightly-fitted sheath, a tripartite wig and her throne attribute as her headdress, mounted as a pendant in a modern gold setting with chain; and a falcon-headed deity wearing a pleated kilt and a tripartite wig
Falcon-headed deity: 1 3/16 in. (3 cm.) high (2)
Isis: with Mossab Jewelers, New York, late 1970s.
Falcon-headed deity: David Liebert, New York.
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