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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1378296
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This is a really rare scaraboid of a crouching female person.
The underside is incised with a tilapia fish.

For comparable see:
Egyptian Scarabs, Percy E. Newberry, p. 85, fig. 84
Scarabs and Cylinders with names, W. M. Flinders Petrie: Plate XXVI, 18.6.15
Skarabäen und andere Siegelamulette aus Basler Sammlungen, Hornung/Staehelin, 687

Date: Egypt, New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, circa 1570 - 1293 B.C.
Material: glazed steatite
Size: ca. 1,5 cm; c...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1378295
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This is really a fantastic deeply inscribed scarab. The upside is incised with some rare decoration and the back with ten circles around a central circle attached by lines.

For comparable see: A Catalogue of Egyptian Scarabs…, by Alan Rowe
number: 76 and 79

Date: Egypt, Second Intermediate Period, ca. 1600 B.C.
Material: steatite
Size: ca. 2,1 cm; c...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1377752
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Nice ancient Egyptian green faience pectoral scarab.
The scarab is attached in an antique (not ancient) silver pendant.

Date: Egypt, Late Period, 26th - 30th Dynasty, circa 664-332 B.C.
Material: faience
Size: ca. 3,8 cm; c. 1.5 inches
Condition: intact
Provenance: French collection, bought in the 1960s

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1376516
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€869.00
This is a really fantastic open-worked scarab from the Middle Kingdom.
The underside is incised with volutes and plants on two baskets.

It is really a masterpiece of an ancient miniature.

For comparable scarab see:
Petrie Museum UC61286 and UC61311

Date: Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 11th - 12th Dynasty, ca. 2040–1782 B.C.
Material: glazed steatite
Size: ca...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1375692
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Nicely carved fragment with a lot of details and open-worked legs. The fragment is incised with a standing figure with human head and short hairstyle. The left hand holds a staff, whose upper end evolves into a rearing cobra. Before the figure is a pseudo cartouche.

Date: Egypt, Second Intermediate Period, ca. 1600 B.C.
Material: steatite
Size: ca. 2 cm; c...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1374820
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This is a really lovely and rare ancient Egyptian carnelian scarab.
The underside incised with a schematic red crown and a floral bud,
with a “neb“ sign below. Carnelian scarabs are rare, especially with an incised underside.

For comparable see: The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Accession number: 76.31.2548 and 76.31.2530

Date: Egypt, New Kingdom, early 18th Dynasty
Material: carnelian
Size: ca. 1,4 cm; c...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1372387
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This is a really fantastic scarab for „The lady, Maket“, which is extremely rare.
Petrie discovered and cleared in 1889 a tomb at Kahun in the Fayum for a lady Maket.
He dated at first the use of the tomb to the 19th - 20th Dynasties, but later to the
reign of Thutmose III (see: The Tomb of the Maker and Its Mycenaen Import,
from Vronwy Hankey and Olga Tufnel, in The Annual of the British School at Athens,
Vol. 68 (1973), pp. 103-111)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1371125
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A very nice steatite scarab, which is inscribed on the back
with an ankh sign.

For comparable see:
Corpus Du Scarabee Egyptien, Vol. 2, by Matouk, page 412,
number 2437, 2438, 2439

Date: New Kingdom, 18th. to 20th. Dyn. c 1570-1070 B.C.
Material: Steatite
Size: ca. 1,4 cm; c...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1370813
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Very nice and charming ancient Egyptian alabaster brim bowl.

For comparable ones see:

- Petrie, William Matthew Flinders. Funeral Furniture of Egypt; Stone and Metal
Vases...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1370594
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This is a rare, maybe unique, roman intaglio with a chicken copulation.

Date: Roman Period, ca. 100 - 200 A.D.
Material: rock crystal
Size: ca. 1,1 cm
Condition: very tiny chip on the edge
Provenance: French private collection, formed before 1960

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This item is accompanied with an illustrated Certificate of Authenticity.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1367074
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This very nice and well provenanced scarab is inscribed:

“God God, Lord of the Two Lands,
Men-Kheper-Re (Thutmose III)“,
who reverses the foreign countries.“

The scarab was produced after the death of King Thutmose III, who was most probably understood as a protective god and successful model of divine kingship and was used as an amulet. It was bought 1935 in Kairo from the antiquities dealer M. A. Mansoor. The buyer will get the original card with the handwritten ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1367026
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This is a really lovely ancient Egyptian glazed steatite scarab. The underside incised
in the middle with a newer sign, on the left and right with a ankh, below a neb sign and
above the lion front forepart of lion (HA.t, Gardiner F4)

Date: Egypt, New Kingdom, early 18th Dynasty, circa 1550 B.C.
Material: glazed steatite
Size: ca. 1,5 cm; c. 0.59 inches
Condition: intact
Provenance: private British collection, formed before 1960

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1367025
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This is a really nice scarab, inscribed with the god Ptah holding the
was scepter and the praenomen of Ramesses II, Usermaatre-setepenre
(The justice of Re is powerful - chosen of Re). The three signs above
mean translated “Lords of the two Lands“.

Date: Egypt, New Kingdom, Ramesside Period, 19th Dyn., ca. 1250 B.C.
Material: glazed steatite
Size: ca. 2 cm; c. 0.79 inches
Condition: edge slightly chipped, otherwise intact
Provenance: private French ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1365287
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This is a tiny and nice Wedjat Eye seal amulet made from green glazed steatite. The three signs at the top of the back are ra, men and kheper, spelling the throne-name of Thutmose III. The next three signs spell the name Amun and the sign at the botton is a rotated nefer-sign (beauty or perfection), just so it would fit the space (this is often seen on other amulets).

Date: New Kingdom. 18th Dynasty, Tuthmosis III, circa 1504-1450 B.C.
Material: glazed steatite
Size: ca. 1,1 ...

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. Liquid would be poured over...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1364675
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This is a really rare ancient Egyptian green glazed scaraboid of a dwarf.
The underside incised with motif of four intertwined uraei.

For similar dwarf scaraboid see:
The Walters Art Museum, Accession Number 42.50

Date: Egypt, New Kingdom, 19th - 20th Dyn., ca 1293-1070 B.C.
Material: glazed steatite
Size: ca. 1,2 cm; c. 0.47 inches
Condition: slightly chipped on the left shoulder
Provenance: Ex IADAA Dealer, prior French private collection, formed b...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1361834
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This is a very rare and nice ancient Egyptian glazed steatite scarab for
Thutmose II. Thutmose II was a pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty and married
with his half-sister Hatshepsut in order to secure his kingship. He also was
the father of the famous Pharaoh Thutmose III.

The scarab is inscribed with the god Heh (kneeling over a neb sign and
holding in each hand a notched palm wig) flanked with the hieroglyphics of
the prenomen of Thutmose II, Aakheperenre (Grea...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1358351
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This is an extremly rare scarab for the King Siamun, who was the sixth pharaoh of the
21st Dynasty. The back is inscribed with the throne-name of Siamun:
Netjerkheperra Setepenamun (Divine is the manifestation of Ra, the chosen one of Amun)
For comparable one see:
- W. M. Flinders Petrie, “Scarabs and Cylinders with names“, plate XLIX, 21.5. 2 or UC13013
- H. R. Hall, Catalogue of Egyptian Scarabs, etc., in the British Museum,1913, N°2390

Date: Egypt, Third ...