Lot 2

NINE EGYPTIAN HARDSTONE WEIGHTS Predynastic to New Kingdom, Circa 4000-1200 B.C. Six weights with domed tops and sloped sides tapering down to a flattened base, 1.6cm-3.7cm diam; one spherical in shape, 3.2cm diam; and two of drop-pendant shape with flattened base, 1.6cm-6cm long, (9) Provenance: Sold at Christie’s, Antiquities, London, 12 April 2000, lot 22. German private collection, formed by the present owner’s father during the 1950s and 1960s.

Estimate: £200-£300