ITEM: Vintage Silver Egyptian Carved Scarab Pin
COMPOSITION: Silver, Acid tested
GEM: Carved Steatite 28mm X 20mm
CONDITION: Estate Item, Very Good
WEIGHT: 11.9 Grams
MEASUREMENT: 1 3/8" X 1 1/8"
MARKS: Arabic Hallmarks, Acid tested for silver content.
COMMENTS: Circa 1850-1910's as indicated by the c-catch pin backing. This amazing carving was made from steatite, it is off white with light green coloring. The detail is stunning and there are hieroglyphics on the back. The Arabic hallmarks appear to be "A 60". Pictured as received from a local estate. Very good estate condition with minimal wear indicative of age. Items will be cleaned but natural patina will be preserved if applicable. Polishing to near new is always FREE upon request!
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