Egyptian work of art


A ring which include a steatite glazed scarab and lapis lazuli inlay.

Photo de un chaton de bague contenant un scarabée en steatite émaillée et inclusins en lapis lazuli.
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Informations
Size

2,3 cm

Provenance

Hugh Algernon Percy, 10th Duke of Northumberland.

Datation

New Kingdom (1550-1069 B.C.).

Material

Gold, lapis lazuli,glazed steatite.



Commentaires


Bibliography : C.Andrews, Amulets of Ancient Egypt, London, 1994,pl. 44d.

Objet published on the 21 April 1975 in catalog Sotheby & Co.