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Lot 0033
Egypt; Late Kingdom, 716- 30 BC
A deep blue faience figure of a jackal with red band at neck and remains of greenish color in ears, nose. Unusual.

Dimensions

3/4” (1.9 cm)
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Provenance: The John J. Slocum Collection

Mr. Slocum (1914-1997) collected most of his antiquities while serving as US cultural attache to Egypt in the 1960s. Later, he served as Assistant to the Director of The Smithsonian, was appointed by President Reagan to the Presidential Cultural Property Advisory Committee, and was a Trustee Emeritus of the Archaeological Institute of America. He was a well-respected scholar/collector, whose medieval crusader coins were sold in a single-owner sale at Sotheby’s, London in 1997.
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Condition

Good with wear to pigment.

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A Rare Multicolor Egyptian Amulet

Estimate $150 - $450Oct 15, 2017
Online Only Auction
Providence, RI 02860
United States
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