An Egyptian green glazed composition shabti for Ka-Nefer
Lot 35
An Egyptian green glazed composition shabti
Sold for £1,920 (US$ 3,225) inc. premium
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An Egyptian green glazed composition shabti
Late Period, 30th Dynasty, circa 381-343 B.C.
The mummiform figure holding a pick and hoe, with a seedbag hanging from the left shoulder, the front impressed with a 'T' shaped inscription for the priest and scribe in the temple of Ptah 'Nefer-Ka born to Astresh', 5½in (14cm) high, mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    S. Decker Collection, Kempen, Germany, formed between 1970s-1980s.

    Published:
    S. Decker, Uschebti-ägyptische dienerfiguren einer deutschen privatsammlung, Kempen, 2005, pp.115-116.

    Literature:
    Cf. J-F. Aubert, Statuettes Égyptiennes, Paris, 1974, p.254.
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