Ancient Egyptian Steatite Scarabs Mounted as Earrings, , Early New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty

Description
Ancient Egyptian Steatite Scarabs Mounted as Earrings, , Early New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty
c. 1350 B.C.

Scarabs attached to a modern hoop earrings, one with an inscribed figure of a King hunting with a bow and arrow and wearing the blue crown with a nefer sign behind him, the second inscribed with a mirror image of two cobras hanging from wings flanking a good luck sign. Modern gold ear hoops, probably 20th century.

Size: Scarabs = 1.4 cm L - 9/16 inches each (excluding loops)
Material: Steatite
Culture: Egypt, New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, c. 1350 B.C.
Condition: Intact


Provenance: British collection, acquired in the 1970s-1980s.Ex London auction.
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Lot details
Culture
Ancient Egyptian
Material
Steatite
Object
Scarabs Mounted as Earrings, , Early New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty
Century/ Timeframe
c. 1350 B.C.
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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