|EGYPTIAN SERPENTINE GREEN JASPER SCARAB
Openwork scarab of Queen Hatshepsut with Atef crown over cartouche. Very rare.
XVIIIth Dynasty, ca. 1498-1483 BC
11/16 in. (17 mm.)
Ex collection of John J. Slocum, Newport, Rhode Island - Sotheby’s New York, December 1993; E.B. collection, Orion, Michigan, acquired from Royal-Athena in July 1994.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Egyptian Art in Miniature (1994), no. 188.
On loan to Ball State Univ. Art Gallery; George Mason Univ.; Fitchburg Art Museum - 1995-2016.