A stone 'Ib' or Heart amulet and a trussed ox, Late Period, c. 712 - 343 BC, both heart amulet carved from black steatite, showing good execution and sharp detail, 23 x 17 mm. The trussed ox is carved in a reddish rhyolite (an extrusive igneous rock) with naturalistic style, 24 x 17 mm. Both intact with light deposits. Ex Los Angeles private collection.
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