An Egyptian green glazed composition shabti with hieroglyphs
Lot 31
An Egyptian green glazed composition shabti
Sold for £1,920 (US$ 3,227) inc. premium
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An Egyptian green glazed composition shabti
Late Period, 26th Dynasty, 664-525 B.C.
The mummiform figure wearing a striated wig, carrying an adze and hoe with a seedbag slung over the left shoulder, the front impressed with eight horizontal bands of text for Wahibremeryptah born to Irtyru, 7¼in (18cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    UK private collection. Acquired in Aldeburgh, Suffolk in 1963 from a house sale conducted by Flick and Son, of the estate of a Mrs E J Austen. With a copy of the 1963 catalogue cover.
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