A Egyptian green glazed composition shabti
Lot 15
A Egyptian green glazed composition shabti
Sold for £2,040 (US$ 3,428) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Egyptian green glazed composition shabti
Late Period, 26th-30th Dynasty, circa 664-343 B.C.
Of typical mummiform, wearing a finely striated wig and holding a pick and adze with seedbag hanging from the left shoulder, the front impressed with eight horizontal rows of text for 'the Osiris Ptahsmen-Psamtek born to Ta-Shert-Sekhmet,' 7½in (19cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    Acquired in the 1930s by a New York author and collector, and by descent to a private New England gentleman.
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