to Saturday 25 February 2017: Antiquities & Coin Printed Catalogue Auction

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Date of the auction: 21.02.2017 - 25.02.2017

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Egyptian Polychrome Sarcophagus Mask

EGYPTIAN POLYCHROME SARCOPHAGUS MASK 21st-23rd Dynasty, 1000-800 BC A large wooden sarcophagus mask, with polychrome decoration; to the chin, a black false beard; wearing a striped yellow and blue tripartite wig with black decoration at the ends, a large black scarab on the top of the head, with a

Lot #: 0001

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Imsety Canopic Jar

EGYPTIAN IMSETY CANOPIC JAR Late Period, 664-332 BC A limestone canopic jar with gently tapering body and wide flat base; lid in the form of the human-headed Imsety with large bag wig and necklace band at the throat. 7.68 kg, 33cm (13"). Fine condition. [2] Provenance Property of a Jerusalem

Lot #: 0002

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Duamutef Canopic Jar

EGYPTIAN DUAMUTEF CANOPIC JAR Late Period, 664-332 BC A limestone canopic jar with tapering body and wide flat base; lid in the form of the jackal-headed Duamutef wearing a bag wig. 6.31 kg, 30cm (12"). Fine condition. Provenance Property of a Jerusalem gentleman; inherited from his father who

Lot #: 0003

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Hapi Canopic Jar

EGYPTIAN HAPI CANOPIC JAR Late Period, 664-332 BC A limestone canopic jar with tapering body and wide flat base; poor fitting lid in the form of the baboon-headed Hapi wearing bag wig and flared collar round the neck. 8.65 kg, 35cm (13 3/4"). Fine condition. Provenance Property of a Jerusalem

Lot #: 0004

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Imsety Canopic Jar

EGYPTIAN IMSETY CANOPIC JAR Late Period, 664-332 BC A limestone canopic jar with columnar body and wide flat base; lid in the form of the human-headed Imsety wearing bag wig and false beard. 5.77 kg, 29cm (11 1/4"). Fine condition. Provenance Property of a Jerusalem gentleman; inherited from his

Lot #: 0005

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Qebehsenuef Canopic Jar

EGYPTIAN QEBEHSENUEF CANOPIC JAR Late Period, 664-332 BC A limestone canopic jar with columnar body and wide flat base; lid in the form of the hawk-headed Qebehsenuef wearing striated wig. 6.08 kg, 30cm (12"). Fine condition. Provenance Property of a Jerusalem gentleman; inherited from his father

Lot #: 0006

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Duamutef Canopic Jar

EGYPTIAN DUAMUTEF CANOPIC JAR Late Period, 664-332 BC A limestone canopic jar with columnar body and wide flat base; lid in the form of the jackal-headed Duamutef wearing tripartite wig. 6.31 kg, 36cm (14"). Fine condition. Provenance Property of a Jerusalem gentleman; inherited from his father who

Lot #: 0007

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Gold Crowned Falcon Amulet

EGYPTIAN GOLD CROWNED FALCON AMULET New Kingdom, 1550-1070 BC A gold inlay in the form of Horus as a standing falcon wearing the crown of upper and lower Egypt. 1.11 grams, 17mm (1/4"). Very fine condition. Provenance Property of a London gentleman; acquired from a major Mayfair gallery; acquired on

Lot #: 0008

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Gold Falcon Amulet

EGYPTIAN GOLD FALCON AMULET Late Period, 664-332 BC A gold amulet in the form of a sitting falcon on a square base; suspension ring to the back. 2.11 grams, 11mm (1/4"). Very fine condition. Provenance Property of a London gentleman; acquired from a major Mayfair gallery; acquired on the London art

Lot #: 0009

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Gold Bird Amulet

EGYPTIAN GOLD BIRD AMULET 18th Dynasty, 1550-1292 BC A gold figurine of a bird with bifacial hatched wings. 0.90 grams, 11mm (1/2"). Fine condition. Provenance From a French private collection; 1920s, thence by descent. Literature See The Baron Empain collection, Christies, 14 March 2011, for

Lot #: 0010

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Gold Snake Ring

EGYPTIAN GOLD SNAKE RING Ptolemaic Period, 332-30 BC A D-section coiled gold hoop with punched scale detailing, broad lozenge-shaped head with lentoid eyes, double-looped tail. 7.91 grams, 19mm overall, 14.53mm internal diameter (approximate size British G 1/2, USA 3 1/2, Europe 5.55, Japan 5

Lot #: 0011

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,400

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Wedjat Eye in Gold Ring

EGYPTIAN WEDJAT EYE IN GOLD RING Third Intermediate Period, 1069-664 BC A composite Eye of Horus pendant set in modern gold ring with hoop shank and shaped bezel to fit amulet. 4 grams, 19.47mm overall, 16.45mm internal diameter (approximate ring size British L 1/2, USA 6, Europe 11.87, Japan 12

Lot #: 0012

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Gold Plaque with Osiris Presentation Scene

EGYPTIAN GOLD PLAQUE WITH OSIRIS PRESENTATION SCENE Late Period, 664-332 BC A gold plaque with a scene with Osiris seated on a throne wearing the atef crown, holding a crook, flail and was sceptre; in front a tall column with lotus flowers tied to the top; an offering table in front of the column

Lot #: 0013

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Gold Panel with Maat before Isis

EGYPTIAN GOLD PANEL WITH MAAT BEFORE ISIS Late Period, 664-332 BC A rectangular gold repoussé plaque with seated goddess Isis holding a staff-sceptre, wearing vulture and sun disc crown, kneeling figure of Maat with wings extended, hieroglyphs in three columns above. 0.66 grams, 39mm (1 1/2"). Very

Lot #: 0014

Estimate: £650 - £850

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Amun-Re Amulet Necklace

EGYPTIAN AMUN-RE AMULET NECKLACE Late Period, 664-332 BC A restrung necklace of segmented cylindrical beads, mostly glazed composition, featuring a pendant amulet of Amun-Re; modern clasp. 8.35 grams, 40cm (15 3/4"). Very fine condition. [No Reserve] Provenance Ex Gibbons collection; acquired in the

Lot #: 0015

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Poppy Head Amulet Necklace

EGYPTIAN POPPY HEAD AMULET NECKLACE Middle Kingdom, 2133-1797 BC A restrung necklaced featuring nine carved carnelian 'poppy head' amulet pendants, with later smaller opaque red glass beads between; modern clasp. 23 grams, 43cm (17"). Very fine condition. Provenance Property of a London gentleman

Lot #: 0016

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Poppy Head Amulet Necklace

EGYPTIAN POPPY HEAD AMULET NECKLACE Middle Kingdom, 2133-1797 BC A restrung necklace of twenty-one 'poppy head' amulet pendants including a flat-backed pendant at the centre, with small cylindrical carnelian beads; modern clasp. 28 grams, 56cm (22"). Very fine condition. Provenance Ex Philippe

Lot #: 0017

Estimate: £1,300 - £1,800

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Amethyst and Crystal Bead Necklace

EGYPTIAN AMETHYST AND CRYSTAL BEAD NECKLACE Middle Kingdom, 2133-1797 BC A restrung necklace of large double cone-shaped amethyst beads, with possibly later rock crystal beads; modern clasp. 161 grams, 45.5cm (18"). Fine condition. Provenance From an important London, W1, collection; acquired

Lot #: 0018

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,400

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Phoenician Figural Cup

PHOENICIAN FIGURAL CUP 4th-3rd century BC A silver repoussé vessel with wide, irregular shaped mouth with chevron pattern to the short neck; to the body four high relief arched panels each with the figure of a naked male holding offerings. 99 grams, 85mm (3 1/4"). Fine condition. Provenance Property

Lot #: 0019

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Box Hasp with Glass Inlay

EGYPTIAN BOX HASP WITH GLASS INLAY Ptolemaic Period, 332-30 BC A bronze rectangular finial with two slender leaf-shaped attachments to the top, five rows of tear and U-shaped decoration filled with white and blue inlay; mounted on a modern rod. 131 grams, 12.6cm (5"). Fair condition. Very rare

Lot #: 0020

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Shrew Sarcophagus

EGYPTIAN SHREW SARCOPHAGUS Late Period, 664-332 BC A hollow-formed bronze miniature sarcophagus for the mummy of a shrew with rib below the rim, to the upper face a shrew modelled in the round; one short face open to accept the mummy. 62 grams, 60mm (2 1/2"). Fine condition. [No Reserve] Provenance

Lot #: 0021

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Osiris Statuette

EGYPTIAN OSIRIS STATUETTE Late Period, 664-332 BC A bronze figurine representing Osiris with flail and crook in his crossed arms, plaited beard, atef crown to his head. 79 grams, 13cm (5"). Fine condition, feet absent. Provenance From the private collection of a New Jersey, USA, private collector

Lot #: 0022

Estimate: £350 - £450

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Osiris Statuette

EGYPTIAN OSIRIS STATUETTE Late Period, 664-332 BC A bronze statuette of Osiris standing with crook and flail in his crossed hands, wearing atef crown; mounted on a custom-made stand. 74 grams, 11.5cm including stand (4 1/2"). Fine condition. Provenance From an early 20th century collection

Lot #: 0023

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Osiris Figurine

EGYPTIAN OSIRIS FIGURINE Late Period, 664-332 BC A bronze figurine representing Osiris with flail and crook in his crossed arms, plaited beard, atef crown to his head. 59 grams, 10.6cm (4 1/4"). Fine condition, repaired. Provenance From the private collection of a London gentleman, acquired prior to

Lot #: 0024

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Nes-Khonsu Worker Shabti

EGYPTIAN NES-KHONSU WORKER SHABTI Third Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, 1077-943 BC A pale blue glazed composition shabti of a worker with black painted detail to the eyes, brow fillet, flails and seed-bag on the reverse; to the lower body a black-painted hieroglyphic text 'chantress of Amun

Lot #: 0025

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Hieroglyphic Shabti

EGYPTIAN HIEROGLYPHIC SHABTI Late Period, 664-332 BC A pale blue glazed composition shabti with tripartite wig, false beard, agricultural tools in the crossed hands, seed bag to the left shoulder, dorsal pillar, rectangular base, circumferential band of hieroglyphic text to the waist and vertical

Lot #: 0026

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Pale Blue Hieroglyphic Shabti

EGYPTIAN PALE BLUE HIEROGLYPHIC SHABTI Late Period, 30th Dynasty, 380-343 BC A pale blue glazed composition shabti with tripartite wig, false beard, implements in the crossed hands, seed-bag on the left shoulder, dorsal pillar, horizontal and vertical bands of hieroglyphic text. 75 grams, 13cm (5

Lot #: 0027

Estimate: £350 - £450

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Blue Glazed Shabti

EGYPTIAN BLUE GLAZED SHABTI Ptolemaic Period, 332-30 BC A large blue glazed shabti with black detailing to the wig, eyes, beard and implements; square base and plain dorsal pillar. 168 grams, 17cm (6 3/4"). Fine condition, repaired. Provenance Acquired on the London art market in the 1970s; property

Lot #: 0028

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Egyptian Winged Scarab and Four Sons of Horus Set

EGYPTIAN WINGED SCARAB AND FOUR SONS OF HORUS SET Ptolemaic Period, 332-30 BC, or later A group of glazed composition amulets consisting of a scarab with detailed carapace and legs, sides pierced for attachment, separate wings with detailing of feathers and pierced for attachment; four mummiform

Lot #: 0029

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

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Phoenician Scarab with Winged Figure

PHOENICIAN SCARAB WITH WINGED FIGURE 5th-4th century BC A brown glazed composition scaraboid with incuse winged figure standing beside an ankh within a raised border; accompanied by (A) a note on British Museum embossed paper stating "The scarabacus is of Phoenician work, representing a winged

Lot #: 0030

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 21 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017