An Egyptian glazed steatite cippus amulet
Lot 27
An Egyptian glazed steatite cippus amulet
£1,200 - 1,500
US$ 2,000 - 2,500
Lot Details
An Egyptian glazed steatite cippus amulet
Third Intermediate Period, circa 1069-656 B.C.
With Horus-the-Saviour, wearing an atef crown, with a snake on each shoulder holding his ears within its fangs, the back with a winged deity in profile, the wings cast downwards, a feathered plume at each shoulder, the base inscribed with hieroglyphs, 22mm high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    New York private collection, 1970s.
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