An Egyptian limestone shabti Fen-djet
Lot 19
An Egyptian limestone shabti
Sold for £1,200 (US$ 2,040) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
An Egyptian limestone shabti
New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, circa 1550-1295 B.C.
Carved with rounded features, wearing a tripartite wig, holding a broad and narrow bladed pick, a rectangular seedbag slung over the left shoulder, the front with a vertical column of inscription for 'the lady of the house Fen-Djet', 5¼in (13.5cm) high, mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    German private collection 1970s, Fürstenhof.
    Purchased from M. Zilverberg, Amsterdam in May 1994, accompanied by a copy of the invoice.
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