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91001762
CNG 91, Lot: 1762. Estimate $1000.
Sold for $600. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

New Kingdom. 1550-1075 BC. Steatite amulet in the shape of a recumbent antelope (16x10mm). Back in the form of a recumbent antelope, its head turned toward the side, base engraved with Uraeus and Maat feather within a rope design. Cf. Geneva p. 135 for a discussion on the Uraeus and Maat feather. Intact save for some chipping around the base, once glazed, pierced for mounting. Very rare.


From the Dr. John N. Winnie Collection, purchased in London on 2/16/92.