This is a wonderful ancient Egyptian baboon scaraboid. On the front Thoth as a baboon
and on the back are two goddess, Thoth holding the Was Scepter and Maat holding
a staff, maybe a scepter in the form of a papyrus stalk or a lotus flower.
Date: Egypt, New Kingdom, 18th. to 20th. Dyn. c 1550-1085 B.C.
Material: glazed steatite
Size: ca. 1,7 cm; c. 0.76 inches
Provenance: Estate of J.G., bought 1973 in Cairo; name will given to the new owner
The authenticity of the item is unconditionally guaranteed.
This item is accompanied with an illustrated Certificate of Authenticity.