to Saturday 27 May 2017: Antiquities & Coin Catalogue Auction

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Date of the auction: 23.05.2017 - 27.05.2017

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Egyptian Gilt Cartonnage Mask

EGYPTIAN GILT CARTONNAGE MASK Ptolemaic Period, 332-30 BC A cartonnage mummy mask with gilded face with painted details to the eyes and mouth, wearing a tripartite wig with painted headband of petals, to the top a winged sun-disc; broad collar to the neck with bands of floral decoration. 170 grams

Lot #: 0001

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Magic Cippus with Horus

EGYPTIAN MAGIC CIPPUS WITH HORUS Late Period, 664-332 BC A steatite cippus depicting Horus as a child with sidelock, carved in high relief, standing facing on two overlapping crocodiles, holding snakes and scorpions aloft, with a lion hanging from his right hand and an antelope from his left; wedjat

Lot #: 0002

Estimate: £12,000 - £17,000

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Relief with Sitting Figure

EGYPTIAN RELIEF WITH SITTING FIGURE Old Kingdom, 2686-2181 BC A fragment of a limestone frieze depicting a workman, possibly a metal worker, wearing a kilt, seated on a low support or cushion, possibly holding handle to a bellows in his right hand; raised baseline below; jar to the figure's rear

Lot #: 0003

Estimate: £7,000 - £9,000

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Head of a Priest

EGYPTIAN HEAD OF A PRIEST Late-Ptolemaic Period, 664-30 BC A carved limestone bust of a priest with close-fitting cap, prominent lentoid eyes, triangular nose, small slit mouth; mounted on a custom-made stand. 1.3 kg, 18.5cm (7 1/4"). Condition Fine condition. Provenance Property of a Connecticut

Lot #: 0004

Estimate: £7,000 - £9,000

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Prince Khaemweset Royal Shabti

EGYPTIAN PRINCE KHAEMWESET ROYAL SHABTI 19th Dynasty, 1282-1226 BC A white glazed composition shabti of prince Khaemweset, son of Ramesses II, with black pigment to the cap of hair and side-lock of youth to the right side; black painted details to the eyes, nostrils, mouth and small beard; broad

Lot #: 0005

Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Glazed Shabti

EGYPTIAN GLAZED SHABTI 20th Dynasty, 1189-1077 BC A glazed composition shabti, possibly of a court official, with mummiform body, wearing a tripartite wig and broad collar, arms crossed over chest holding pick and hoe; seed bag to the back of right shoulder, suspended water jars below; vertical band

Lot #: 0006

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,400

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Inscribed Shabti

EGYPTIAN INSCRIBED SHABTI 21st Dynasty, 1077 BC-943 BC A glazed composition shabti with mummiform body, wearing a tripartite wig and broad collar; arms crossed over chest holding pick and hoe; vertical band of hieroglyphs to the body. 59 grams, 11cm (4 1/4"). [No Reserve] Condition Fine condition

Lot #: 0007

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian High Status Hieroglyphic Shabti

EGYPTIAN HIGH STATUS HIEROGLYPHIC SHABTI Late Period, 664-332 BC A finely-modelled light green glazed composition shabti with tripartite wig and plaited beard, crossed hands holding tools, dorsal pillar and square base; panel of funerary hieroglyphic text to the lower body. 43 grams, 11cm (4 1/4

Lot #: 0008

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Light Blue Shabti

EGYPTIAN LIGHT BLUE SHABTI Late Period, 664-332 BC A glazed composition shabti with mummiform body, wearing a tripartite wig and false beard; arms crossed over chest holding pick and hoe, seed bag over back of left shoulder; bands of hieroglyphs running down body; supporting pillar to the back. 68

Lot #: 0009

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Hieroglyphic Shabti

EGYPTIAN HIEROGLYPHIC SHABTI 26th Dynasty, 664-525 BC A glazed composition shabti with mummiform body, wearing tripartite wig and false beard; arms crossed over chest and holding a pick and hoe, seed bag to the back of the left shoulder; horizontal bands of hieroglyphs running down body; supporting

Lot #: 0010

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Phoenician Gold Scarab Swivel Ring

PHOENICIAN GOLD SCARAB SWIVEL RING 10th-8th century BC A gold stirrup ring with round section hoop attached to a pin running through a carnelian scaraboid; gold collar to carnelian with filigree circles and beaded edge; to the top granulated decoration framing the edge and four bands of rope pattern

Lot #: 0011

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Gold Snake Ring

EGYPTIAN GOLD SNAKE RING 5th-4th century BC A round-section gold hoop of twisted rods with S-shaped terminals formed as snake-heads, granule detailing. 6.55 grams, 23mm overall, 19.05mm internal diameter (approximate size British R 1/2, USA 9, Europe 19.69, Japan 19) (1"). Condition Very fine

Lot #: 0012

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,700

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Phoenician Scarab in Gold Swivel Ring

PHOENICIAN SCARAB IN GOLD SWIVEL RING 6th-4th century BC A carnelian scarab set in a gold collar; scarab engraved to the underside with Horus seated on a sphinx with Osiris to the front and Anubis to the back, winged sun-disc to the top; set into a later gold double band stirrup-shaped shank

Lot #: 0013

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,700

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Amethyst Scarab in Gold Ring

EGYPTIAN AMETHYST SCARAB IN GOLD RING Late Period, 664-332 BC An amethyst scarab with detailing to the head and wing case in a later gold ring of the stirrup type with round section hoop with gold wire to the shoulder, terminal knops imitating pin. 8.44 grams, 26.33mm overall, 19.41mm internal

Lot #: 0014

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Gold Repoussé Plaque with Hathor Scene

EGYPTIAN GOLD REPOUSSé PLAQUE WITH HATHOR SCENE Late Period, 664-332 BC A gold rectangular plaque with repoussé scene of a kneeling female making the gesture of jubilation by holding one hand to the chest and the other above her head; in front an offering table with food piled on top; to the other

Lot #: 0015

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Gold Repoussé Plaque with Isis Scene

EGYPTIAN GOLD REPOUSSé PLAQUE WITH ISIS SCENE Late Period, 664-332 BC A gold semi-circular plaque with repoussé image of the goddess Isis kneeling, wearing a tripartite wig with throne-shaped crown, tight fitting dress; arms outstretched with wings beneath. 0.35 grams, 36mm (1 1/2"). Condition Fine

Lot #: 0016

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Phoenicio-Egyptian Gold Solar Rosette

PHOENICIO-EGYPTIAN GOLD SOLAR ROSETTE 3rd century BC A sheet-gold rosette comprising a lower disc of eight trapezoidal leaves and smaller central octofoil, beaded-wire collar to the centre surrounding a white ceramic boss; attachment loop to the reverse and old collector's label. 2.62 grams, 38mm (1

Lot #: 0017

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Phoenician Gold-Capped Lapis Lazuli Bead Necklace

PHOENICIAN GOLD-CAPPED LAPIS LAZULI BEAD NECKLACE 6th-4th century BC A restrung necklace of fusiform lapis lazuli beads each with gold caps and median band, interstitial seed beads; hook and eye closure. 50 grams, 48cm (19"). Condition Fine condition. Provenance Property of a London gentleman

Lot #: 0018

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Amethyst and Gold Bead Necklace

EGYPTIAN AMETHYST AND GOLD BEAD NECKLACE Late Period, 664-332 BC A restrung necklace of gold, amethyst, carnelian and quartz beads of truncated bicone, ovoid and tube shape; modern clasp. 43 grams, 43cm (17"). Condition Very fine condition. Provenance Property of a London gentleman; acquired before

Lot #: 0019

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Gold Mounted Wedjat Pendant Necklace

EGYPTIAN GOLD MOUNTED WEDJAT PENDANT NECKLACE 22nd Dynasty, 943-716 BC A large lapis lazuli rectangular plaque engraved with the Wedjat, or Eye of Horus, set into a late gold fitting with small lapis lazuli beads; modern clasp. 10 grams, 44cm (17 1/4"). Condition Extremely fine condition. Provenance

Lot #: 0020

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Ra-Horakhty with Ma'at Feather

EGYPTIAN RA-HORAKHTY WITH MA'AT FEATHER Third Intermediate- Late Period, 1069-332 BC A flat-section silver plaque of the god Ra-Horakhty in profile with sun-disc resting above his head, arm extended holding the ma'at feather of judgement; mounted on a custom-made stand. 115 grams, 89mm (3 1/2

Lot #: 0021

Estimate: £3,500 - £4,500

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Sekhmet Statuette

EGYPTIAN SEKHMET STATUETTE Late Period, 664-332 BC A bronze figurine of Sekhmet in lion-headed form standing with arms to the sides, wearing an ankle-length robe; rectangular base with attachment lug beneath; mounted on a custom-made stand. 104 grams, 10cm including stand (4"). Condition Very fine

Lot #: 0022

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Isis and Horus Statuette

EGYPTIAN ISIS AND HORUS STATUETTE Late Period, 664-332 BC A bronze figurine of Isis seated wearing the lunar crown, cupping her left breast in her right hand, left hand supporting the infant Horus on her lap with sidelock and uraeus; peg for attachment to the underside. 78 grams, 93mm (3 3/4

Lot #: 0023

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Phoenician or Tartessian Janus Figure

PHOENICIAN OR TARTESSIAN JANUS FIGURE 7th-6th century BC A bronze figure of a Janus headed female wearing an Egyptian style tripartite wig; short body waisted in the middle, arms bent upwards; to the top of the head a dish with three lugs to the rim; mounted on a custom-made stand. 1.46 kg total

Lot #: 0024

Estimate: £900 - £1,200

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Osiris Figurine

EGYPTIAN OSIRIS FIGURINE Late Period, 664-332 BC A bronze figurine of Osiris standing with crook and flail in his crossed arms, the plumed atef crown on his head; supplied on a custom-made stand. 152 grams, 12cm including stand (4 3/4"). Condition Fair condition. Provenance From a private

Lot #: 0025

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Bastet Statuette

EGYPTIAN BASTET STATUETTE 26th Dynasty, 664-525 BC A bronze figure of a sitting cat with tail curved around front paws; collar around neck with Eye of Horus pendant to the chest; two tangs to the base; mounted on a custom-made stand with inked inscription to the front 'CAT SACRED TO BAST'. 97 grams

Lot #: 0026

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Apis Bull Statue

EGYPTIAN APIS BULL STATUE Late Period, 664-332 BC A cast bronze statuette of Apis the sacred bull advancing on a rectangular base, solar disk with uraeus between the horns and incised triangle on the brow, to the back a saddle cloth framed by open-winged scarabs, heavy neck with an incised broad

Lot #: 0027

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egyptian Figure of a Baboon

EGYPTIAN FIGURE OF A BABOON Late Period, 664-332 BC A hollow-cast bronze figure of a baboon squatting on a stepped plinth with the forepaws on his knees, tail drawn around the body to the right, the genitalia exposed, mantle of fur incised with dotted scales, skin folds along the forepaws and on the

Lot #: 0028

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Egypto-Persian Lion Protome

EGYPTO-PERSIAN LION PROTOME 27th Dynasty, 525-404 BC A bronze lion with open roaring mouth, ruff-like mane and curling line rendering the musculature on the shoulder, facial details and laid-back ears; square peg to the rear; mounted on a custom-made stand. 237 grams, 70mm including stand (2 3/4

Lot #: 0029

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

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Phoenician Leaping Horse Mount

PHOENICIAN LEAPING HORSE MOUNT 6th-4th century BC A bronze figure of a leaping horse modelled in the round with accentuated musculature, raised harness, plumed crest to the head; modelled with only one foreleg and hindleg. 126 grams, 11cm (4 1/4"). Condition Fine condition. Provenance Property of a

Lot #: 0030

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 23 May 2017 - 27 May 2017