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Graeco-Persian calcified  brown chalcedony scaraboid GRAECO-PERSIAN CALCIFIED BROWN CHALCEDONY SCARABOID

Engraved with a lion walking in profile, his mouth open, the tail raised and coiled, on a groundline.

Ca. 4th Century BC

W. 1 1/16 in. (2.6 cm.)

Ex Sotheby’s, London, 10 February 1972, lot 82 (part); C.L. collection, Boston.

Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2014, no. 217.

LC1314C
$5,000


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