Ancient Egyptian Steatite Open-Worked Scarab

Description
Ancient Egyptian Steatite Open-Worked Scarab
Middle Kingdom, 11th - 12th Dynasty, ca. 2040–1782 B.C.


Fantastic Ancient Egyptian Open-Worked Scarab

This is a really fantastic open-worked scarab from the Middle Kingdom.
The underside is incised with volutes and plants und a s-spiral.


For comparable scarab see:
Petrie Museum UC61286

Date: Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 11th - 12th Dynasty, ca. 2040–1782 B.C.
Material: glazed steatite
Size: ca. 1,3 cm
Condition: chipped
Provenance:. private German collection, prior private collection Claremont (New Hampshire,USA), formed before 1960


The authenticity of the item is unconditionally guaranteed.
This item is accompanied with an illustrated Certificate of Authenticity.

Lot details
Culture
Ancient Egyptian
Material
Steatite
Object
Open-Worked Scarab
Century/ Timeframe
Middle Kingdom, 11th - 12th Dynasty, ca. 2040–1782 B.C.
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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