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Date of the auction: 19.11.2019

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TWO EGYPTIAN FRAGMENTS Ptolemaic Period - Roman Period Including a galzed pottery fragment of the face of Bes, with heavy lidded eyes and furrowed brow, 7.1cm high; and a green glass, with blue and yellow iridescence, fragment of an eye and brow, with some of the original coloured outline remaining

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURES Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Including a figure of sphinx-headed Tutu, wearing a sun-disc headdress with a frontal uraeus, 3cm high; a ram-headed uraeus, the tail formed into a loop, 3.8cm high; and a figure of snake-headed Nehebkau, depicted striding, with a

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURES Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Including an amulet of ithyphallic Min, wearing the crown of upper Egypt, 5.3cm high; a figure of ibis-headed Thoth, depicted striding, wearing a kilt and sun disc, 4.1cm high; and a bronze amulet of falcon-headed Horus, wearing a

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN AMULETS Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Including a schist figure of a squatting baboon, with hands resting on the knees emerging from beneath the fur-cape, wearing a moon disc headdress, 4cm high; a bronze amulet of Bes, wearing a tall feathered headdress, riding a frog, 7.1cm

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE IBIS AMULET Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Depicted with a rounded body, tapering at the tail, with an S-shaped neck, a long curved beak with incised contours, and small circular eyes in raised relief, with a suspension loop for attachment, 3.6cm long. Provenance: French

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE CAT AMULET Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Seated on its haunches, the long tail curls round to the front of the forepaws, the large alert ears point upwards, with a suspension loop on its back, 4cm high. Provenance: Ex Bonham's, 12 December 1995, lot 88; Private collection

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN STEATITE HORUS CIPPUS Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. With a central figure of seated Horus, his feet resting on a crocodile, wearing the sidelock of youth, he is surmounted by a head of Bes, in turn surmounted by a squatting baboon, the underside of the base with lines of pseudo-text

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN GREEN GLAZED COMPOSITION AMULET Third Intermediate Period, Circa 1070 - 664 B.C. The rectangular amulet, inscribed on both sides, one depicting several hieroglyphs and the other depicting a procession of deities, 2.9cm high, 2.2cm wide. Provenance: French private collection

Lot #: 38

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN INLAY Circa 1st Millennium B.C. Formed of dark glass paste with applied decoration in yellow and red glass, in the form of a rounded bust, surmounted by a round head, with an applied single stranded collar and a disc in yellow glass, with two small eyes with red pupils, 3.1cm high

Lot #: 39

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION BES AMULET Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Of typical form, in a squatting position, the god wears a tall plumed headdress and an applied blue glass pendant, 3.1cm high. Provenance: Superior Stamp and Coin Co., California, 7 September 1976, lot 10; Private collection

Lot #: 40

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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TWO EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION AMULETIC CROWNS Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Including a crown of Upper Egypt and a crown of Lower Egypt, both pierced for suspension, 2.6cm & 2.8cm long, (2) Provenance: French private collection

Lot #: 41

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF JACKAL-HEADED ANUBIS Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. The jackal-headed god is depicted seated, with fists resting on his lap and feet resting on an integral step, wearing a pleated kilt and a tripartite wig, with a long snout and large, alert ears, 14.1cm high, (16cm

Lot #: 42

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FRAGMENTARY FIGURE OF AMUN Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Depicted striding, with his left leg advanced, his left arm at his side, holding an ankh in his fist, the right up bent at the elbow, holding a sickle to his chest, wearing a pleated kilt, a broad collar and a false

Lot #: 43

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION WINGED SCARAB Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Formed of three separate elements, the body and two wings are perforated for attachment and have later been mounted onto a metal frame, the details of the beetle's body and the feathers of the wings incised, 12.5cm total

Lot #: 44

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN FELDSPAR SEATED PTAH Old Kingdom, Circa 2686 - 2181 B.C. The god is depicted seated on a stepped throne, wearing a close-fitting skull cap and a false beard, holding two attributes, possibly the crook and flail, 5.5cm high. Provenance: Property from the Collection of Kurt Flimm, Germany

Lot #: 45

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE CROCODILE Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. The crocodile resting on a hollow shrine-shaped integral base, possibly a sarcophagus, with a long tail, wearing a headdress, 5cm long. Published: Anawati, Small Sculptures from Egypt XIX no.51. Provenance: Private collection of a lady

Lot #: 46

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE SNAKE AMULET Late Period, 26th Dynasty, Circa 664 - 525 B.C. Possibly a depiction of the god Nehebkau, the slender body terminates in a snake's head, with two arms extended, holding a disc depicting a little egret, 4.3cm high. Provenance: Private collection Rome, acquired on the

Lot #: 47

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE CROCODILE Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Possibly a representation of the god Sobek, with naturalistic detail, the crocodile rests atop an integral shrine-shaped base, with the head slightly upraised, 5cm high. Provenance: Private collection of a lady, Rome

Lot #: 48

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER JUG New Kingdom, Circa 1550 - 1069 B.C. Standing on a small ring foot, the vessel has a spherical body, with a cylindrical neck surmounted by a flat disc rim, and a strap handle, 13cm high. Published: Charles Ede, Catalogue 160, no.42 1995. Provenance: With Harmarkhis gallery

Lot #: 49

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER VASE Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Formed of attractive banded alabaster, the piriform vessel with a flat base, tapers towards the mouth, with a flat rim, 25.4cm high. Provenance: Private collection, Munich; Ex. Gerhard Hirsch Nachfolger, Munich, 22 September 2008, lot

Lot #: 50

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF SEKHMET Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. The lion-headed goddess is depicted wearing a close-fitting long dress, a tripartite wig, and a sun disc headdress with a frontal uraeus, the details of the mane and facial features finely incised, she stands on an integral base

Lot #: 51

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF NEHEBKAU Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Depicted striding, with left leg advanced and his left arm outstretched, bent at the elbow, the snake-headed god wears a tripartite wig and a pleated kilt, two tangs on the underside of base, 15.9cm high. Provenance: French

Lot #: 52

Estimate: £1,000 - £2,000

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF SOTHIS Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Standing with her legs together, her right arm by her side, holding an ankh, her left arm outstretched, bent at the elbow, she wears a tight-fitting garment, wearing the crown of Upper Egypt, with a frontal uraeus, flanked by

Lot #: 53

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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A GLAZED COMPOSITION SHABTI Late Period, 26th - 27th Dynasty, Circa 664 - 404 B.C. A Shabti for Hered-ankh, depicted in typical form, wearing a tripartite wig and false beard, holding the crook and flail, with a central column of hieroglyphs, 13.5cm high. Provenance: Ex Belmore collection; with

Lot #: 54

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN LIMESTONE RELIEF FRAGMENT Late Period, 30th Dynasty, Circa 362 - 361 B.C. Carved with part of the cartouche of the Pharaoh Teos, on the left a figure of a falcon-headed god, Re-Herakhty, wearing a sun disc headdress, holding a Was sceptre, facing a figure of the goddess Maat, wearing a

Lot #: 55

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN SCARABS AND AMULETS Including a steatite scaraboid with a cow depicted in high relief, lying down, head now missing, the underside with hieroglyphic symbols, Middle Kingdom, Circa 1975 - 1640 B.C.; four steatite scarabs, including two with green glaze and inscribed undersides and

Lot #: 56

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN SCARABS Circa 1st Millennium B.C. Including a bright blue glazed composition example; three steatite examples, one with a lotus depicted between swirling patterns; a lentoid bead; and two stone scarabs; and a glazed composition button scarab, 1.1cm - 1.5cm long, (8) Provenance

Lot #: 57

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN ANHYDRITE UDJAT EYE Circa 1st Millennium B.C. Of typical form, pierced through the length for suspension, 3.4cm long. Provenance: French private collection

Lot #: 58

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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TWO EGYPTIAN GLASS INLAY ELEMENTS Circa 1st Millennium B.C. Including an arm formed of red glass with a green glass outer layer, bent at the elbow, 5.5cm long; and a black glass double feather amulet, 1.4cm long, (2) Provenance: French private collection

Lot #: 59

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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TWO EGYPTIAN MUMMY BEAD NECKLACES Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Both restrung and composed of blue glazed composition tubular beads, interspersed with several coloured disc beads, one with an animal-headed glazed composition amulet pendant, the amulet 6.8cm long; the other with a fragment of a

Lot #: 61

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 19 Nov 2019