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Egyptian stone 'ib' or heart amulet, Late Period

Lot 0030
An Egyptian stone 'ib' or heart amulet, Late Period, c. 664 - 30 BC, carved in a tan colored stone with deposits throughout. 23 x 14 mm. Ex Boston Museum of Fine Arts de-accession; previously in the collection of Horace L. Mayer who loaned and gifted items to the museum throughout the 1930's-60's. After his passing much of his remaining collection was gifted to the museum.


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Egyptian stone 'ib' or heart amulet, Late Period

Estimate $120 - $150May 04