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AN ANCIENT EGYPTIAN STEATITE COWROID
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Steatite scaraboid, with incised decoration on top and an enthroned pharaoh on bottom, wearing the crown of upper and lower Egypt and a cartouche to his right. The cartouche reads "wAH-jb-ra" (sometimes written as "Wahibre"). The name means "“Constant is the Heart of Re”". Psamtik I, 26th Dynasty,664-610 BC 3/4 inch wide. Intact and pierced for suspension. From the estate of Norio Azuma, collected before 1982.


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