Egyptian Gold and Black Stone Scarab Ring

2nd Intermediate Period, Dynasties XV-XVII, ca. 1700-1586 BC

Height: 24 mm. (0 15/16 in.)

Width: 24 mm (0 15/16 in.)

U.S. ring size: 13


ex: a private European collection, 1970’s

Published: Antiquarium Ltd.; Ancient Treasures XII. (New York, 2014) p.12

Comparandum: Ben-Tor, Daphna ; The Scarab. A Reflection of Ancient Egypt (Jerusalem, 1989) pp.62, no.1; 67, nos.120,22 Andrews, Carol ; Catalogue of Egyptian Antiquities in the British Museum VI. Jewellery (v.1): From the Earliest Times to the Seventeenth Dynasty (London, 1981) pl.43, no.574, p.80