An Egyptian Carnelian Ushabti
Height 1 3/4 inches (4.5 cm).
Antiquities
Sale 910 - Antiquities & Ethnographic Art
Nov 1810AMCT
Live and Online / Chicago
Price Estimate
$800 - $1,200

Sold for $688

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Lot Description
An Egyptian Carnelian Ushabti
New Kingdom, 18th-20th Dynasty, 1550-1070 B.C.
Height 1 3/4 inches (4.5 cm).
Property from the Collection of Dr. Hernan D. Ruf, Pompano Beach, Florida

Provenance: 
J. Engels, 1972-2001. 
Andreas von dem Berge, Gescher, Germany, 2001-2018; where acquired by current owner.
(with certificate of authenticity copy)

Note:
Amulets made from Carnelian are known from the Predynastic period onwards, and considered precious enough to be mentioned on lists amongst lapis lazuli, turquoise, and silver.
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