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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1364981
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The Horus stele, or "cippus," was one of the most important items associated with magic in ancient Egypt. Horus the Child stands on two crocodiles and subduing some dangerous animals, like scorpions or snakes. The inscriptions on the cippus under the crocodiles, on the back, on the sides and und the corpus are magical spells. Called a "cippus," this is a magical device believed to ward off poisonous and dangerous animals and to heal those who had been bitten or stung...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1357138
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Nice ancient Egyptian alabaster beaker in a very good
condition and of a larger size.

Date: Middle Kingdom - New Kingdom, 11th - 20th Dynasty, circa 2040 - 1070 B.C.
Material: Alabaster
Size: ca. 10,5 cm; c. 4.13 inches
Condition: tiny chip on the lower edge (see last picture), otherwise in good condition
Provenance: Deaccessioned from a museum in Omaha, Nebraska (USA), about ca. 70 years ago.
Since then in the stock of an antique-shop in Omaha...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1332033
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This is a nice carved Heart Scarab.
Naturalistically carved, with incised wing-case,
the underside left uncarved.

Date: Egypt, Late Period, circa 664 - 332 B.C.
Material: black stone
Size: ca. 4,8 cm; c...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1330364
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This is a really rare and interesting limestone figure of a drinking monkey from the Amarna Period.
Some of these figures which were found in Tell-el-Amarna play harps, lyres or flutes. Others hold
their young, eat or drink like this one. Sir Flinders Petrie found twenty-three of these monkey figures
at Tell-el-Amarna in 1891-92. Some interpreted these figures as toys, others as popular caricatures of
the royal family...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1330019
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An Egyptian limestone Bes stele, the god shown brandishing a short sword,
held up to his plumed headdress, with a wrinkled brow, long beard and a
large belly, set against a plaque with a baseline below his feet.
Some remains of red pigments on the left leg...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1312972
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This scarab is nicely carved with an antilope and a human figure.

Date: 2nd Intermediate Period, 13th - 17th Dynasty, circa 1782 - 1570 B.C.
Material: Steatite
Size: ca. 2,0 cm; c. 0.79 inches
Condition: chipped
Provenance: private collection (California, USA), formed before 1980

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1312969
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This is a really nicely carved scarab with very fine details and a very rare type of the back.
The scarab is carved with the god Re, represented as a falcon-headed human figure and in front
of him two Uraei.

Date: 2nd Intermediate Period, 13th - 17th Dynasty, circa 1782 - 1570 B.C.
Material: Steatite
Size: ca. 1,9 cm; c...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1292622
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This is a very rare and nice open-worked steatite Wedjat Eye.
The base is engraved with the cartouche of Amenhotep, Neb-maat-re,
The Lord of Truth is Re.

For comparable ones with Tuthmose IV cartouche see:
The Metropolitan Museum Of Art
Accession Number: 10.130.208
Accession Number: 10.130.209

Date: New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, circa 1390-1352 B.C.
Material: Steatite
Size: ca. 1,7 cm; c...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1289603
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This is a very nice Second Intermediate Period scarab with
a very fine and deep carved underside.

Date: 2nd Intermediate Period, 13th - 17th Dynasty, circa 1782 - 1570 B.C.
Material: Steatite
Size: ca. 1,4 cm; c. 0.55 inches
Condition: intact
Provenance: private Canadian collection, formed before 1980.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1237904
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A very rare steatite coemetic spoon fragment with a man holding up the dish.

Date: Late New Kingdom - early Late Period
Material: Faience
Size: ca. 4,7 cm; c. 1.85 inches
Condition: Fragment
Provenance: Ex Terry Eva collection, formed before 1980.

Cf.
Gott und Goetter im Alten Ägypten, Schoske/Wildung, 130a and 130b (see last pictures)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1237304
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Mushroom shaped ear stud made of alabaster.

Date: Egypt, New Kingdom, 18th. Dyn., c. 1350 B.C.
Material: Alabaster
Size: width: 1,9 cms, height: 1.2 cms
Condition: intact
Provenance: Canadian private collection

Cf.
Petrie Museum: UC38369

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