|EGYPTIAN AMETHYST SCARABOID
Amethyst scaraboid of oval shape with hieroglyphics.
Middle Kingdom, ca. 2040-1750 BC
14 x 10 mm.
Ex Sotheby’s, London, December 1993; A.L. collection, Auburn Hills, Michigan, acquired from Royal-Athena in November 1994.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Egyptian Art in Miniature, 1994, no. 134.
On loan to Ball State Univ. Art Gallery; George Mason Univ.; Fitchburg Art Museum, 1995-2015.