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LOT 0005

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GBP (£) 400 - 600
EUR (€) 480 - 720
USD ($) 520 - 780

Sold for: £250
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Large Egyptian Eye of Horus Appliqué

Late Period, 664-332 BC

A glazed composition appliqué formed as the Eye of Horus with horizontal bar above supporting a recumbent lioness (Sekhmet?) with facing head. 11.6 grams, 46mm (2"). Fine condition.

Provenance
From the private collection of jewellery designer Natalia Josca (1933-2007), New York, USA; her collection formed personally from 1972-early 1980s, much of which was later made into designer jewellery.