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    Engraved Carnelian Stone
    Middle East.
    Ca. 8th-9th century A.D.
    3/4"L.
    Red-orange carnelian gemstone with bifacial Gnostic engraving. Magical inscription in seven lines at the top of the beveled stone and additional inscription on underside and sides. A few tiny chips along the top edge, most likely from wear, else excellent.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2008
    19th Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
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