TimeLine Auctions Antiquities - Day 3 - Thursday 22nd February 2018
Egyptian Royal Scarab. Third Intermediate Period, 1069-702 BC. A white glazed composition scarab with
hieroglyphic text to the underside in a cartouche of Tuthmosis III. 1.11 grams, 14mm (1/2"") Fine condition. Ex Gustave Mustaki collection; acquired from Egypt in 1948. The use of a cartouche indicates a royal name marked out as special. Many of the Mustaki collection items are in famous collection and museums including The British Museum.