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A Canaanite Scarab
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A Canaanite Scarab

CHF 600,-
$ 678£ 535€ 625

Greyish-beige Steatite
Canaanite, MBA, ca. 1650-1150 BC
2.1 X 1.45 X 0.8cm

The underside is engraved with a kneeling falcon-headed figure holding a flower, flanked by two cobras – a typical Middle Bronze Age Canaanite motif dating between ca. 1650-1500 BC.

Condition: very good, as illustrated.

Provenance: Formerly priv. coll. of Ambassador G. P. before 1965.



Item reference: EG1290/GP2