Ancient Egyptian Amethyst Scarab Amulet

GBP 250.00

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Object Description

A fine Egyptian amethyst scarab featuring a deep rich purple colour which gradients to a lilac towards the rear. Faint indentations to the top give a semblance of shape, marking out the eyes and head of the scarab. The base and sides are flat and unadorned. The amulet is pierced longitudinally for suspension, which is now partially blocked.

Date: 2040-1782 BC
Period: Middle Kingdom

Object History

Ex private UK collection, Mr. DP, formerly acquired from a London ADA dealership, from 2004-2012.

Object Condition

Very good condition.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:0.9 x H:0.7 x D:1.2 centimeters

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James

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