Solid silver ring, oval shaped inscribed setting with an inlay of red carnelian. On the surface, Persian calligraphy.
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Ancient Egyptian artifacts scarab with hieroglyphics
Carved light green limestone heart scarab, once placed on the throat, chest, or heart of the Mummy. Some were worn by the deceased on a necklace, or mounted in gold settings as a pectoral. heart scarabs provided the bearer with the assurance that at the final judgment as depicted in the Book of the Dead, the bearer would be found ”True of Voice” and accepted into the eternal afterlife by the God Osiris. Eight lines of hieroglyphics at the bottom. Unusually large and beautiful. 18th Dynasty.
Ancient Egyptian Ushabtis
Carved solid white marble Ushabti, arms crossed, with chin beard and large headdress, the face of an animal on the top. Six lines of hieroglyphics on the front. Often called "Servants of the Afterlife”, Ushabtis were placed in the tomb of the Mummy and were intended to be servants that would magically come to life and do any chore the Mummy might be called upon to perform in the afterlife. 26th Dynasty.