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Lot 0001F
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Ancient Egypt, Middle to New Kingdoms, 12th to 18th Dynasty, ca. 1991 to 1292 BCE. A blue-green faience glazed steatite scarab with a geometric base. This was made to be a protective amulet used by the living. Pierced laterally to be worn. Size: 0.7" W (1.8 cm)

Provenance: ex Hank Johnson collection, Denver, Colorado, USA; ex HD-Enterprise, Denver, Colorado, USA, acquired from the estate of Philip Mitry, Cairo, Egypt, collected in the 1950s

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Light surface wear and patina.

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Early / Fine Egyptian Steatite Scarab, ex-Mitry

Estimate $250 - $350Feb 1, 2018
Louisville, CO, USA