An Egyptian turquoise glazed composition shabti
Lot 102
An Egyptian turquoise glazed composition shabti
£1,800 - 2,200
US$ 3,000 - 3,700
Auction Details
Lot Details
An Egyptian turquoise glazed composition shabti
Late Period, circa 664-30 B.C.
Of typical mummiform style, holding the pick and hoe with a seed basket suspended from the right shoulder, with grooved tripartite wig, impressed with six horizontal bands of inscription for the priest Nesptah, born to Tayes-Shepset-Hert from Herakleopolis Magna, 6½in (16.5cm) high, mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    French private collection C.A.B., circa 1940.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
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