Egyptian Large Inscribed Hard Stone Heart Scarab
Egyptian Large Inscribed Hard Stone Heart Scarab
Egyptian Large Inscribed Hard Stone Heart Scarab
Egyptian Large Inscribed Hard Stone Heart Scarab
Egyptian Large Inscribed Hard Stone Heart Scarab
Egyptian Large Inscribed Hard Stone Heart Scarab
Egyptian Large Inscribed Hard Stone Heart Scarab
Egyptian Large Inscribed Hard Stone Heart Scarab
Egyptian Large Inscribed Hard Stone Heart Scarab
Egyptian Large Inscribed Hard Stone Heart Scarab
Egyptian Large Inscribed Hard Stone Heart Scarab

Egyptian Large Inscribed Hard Stone Heart Scarab

15416

Regular price$5,500.00
/
Shipping calculated at checkout.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

XXXth Dynasty, cairca 300 BC.

Carved deep brown hard stone heart scarab, in the form of the dung beetle with incised details, inscribed with several lines of very worn hiero, a spell from the Book of the Dead, and a later ancient double line inscription on the lower portion but also ancient.

Size: 2-1/2”L. x 1-3/4”W. Some ancient surface losses on the top right wing, scattered minor ancient lower edge flakes, otherwise intact.
Provenance: Private Brooklyn collection.

Ex. William D. Ashby, California, acquired from Joel Malter sale and in a 1978 auction catalog.
Compare, Petrie’s Historical Scarabs, 1889 and The Scarab; A Reflection of Ancient Egypt by Daphna Ben-Tor, The Israel Museum 1983, for the type.

All pieces are unconditionally guaranteed authentic and as described in perpetuity and have been legally acquired and imported in full accordance with U.S. and applicable foreign regulations regarding the movement and sale of antiquities.

A signed guarantee of authenticity with a description and photograph of the item(s) accompanies this object.

We ship Tuesday to Friday with UPS or USPS and usually same day if your order is received before 2pm. Depending on size and destination, delivery times range from one to five business days.

For overseas shipments our shipping charge includes packing, preparation of all customs paperwork, insurance and carrier fees in compliance with all USA and International customs requirements.

Overseas shipments are usually sent by courier but contact us if you have a shipping preference. International customers are responsible for all duties and taxes. 

You may also like


Recently viewed