|CNG 91, Lot: 1725. Estimate $500.
Sold for $950. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 1386-1349 BC. Blue glazed steatite scarab (16x11mm). Base engraved with the name of Pharaoh Amenhotep III in a cartouche flanked by titles “The Good God Lord of the Two Lands” and “Beloved of Amun”. Cf. Hall 1812. Intact, pierced for mounting.
From the Dr. John N. Winnie Collection, purchased from Sotheby’s.