Egyptian steatite scarab with horse and inscription

E256

£160.00

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A steatite scarab decorated with an inscription and a figure of a horse.

Culture
Egypt, New Kingdom, mid to late 2nd Millennium BC

Size
1.8 x 1.2 cms

Condition
Intact apart from minor chipping

Provenance
Ex. private collection, Bergen, New Jersey, USA; acquired during the 1970’s from older collections, mostly from Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York. An ink collection number on the base: 46.40.62

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