An Egyptian blue glazed composition offering cup
Lot 211*
An Egyptian blue glazed composition offering cup
Sold for £1,375 (US$ 2,311) inc. premium
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An Egyptian blue glazed composition offering cup
Late New Kingdom, 20th Dynasty, circa 1141-1133 B.C.
Of cylindrical form flaring towards the rim decorated with black stripes, the cup with two columns of hieroglyphs, 'Lord of the Two Lands, with cartouche: Nebmaatre, Mer Amun, (Ramesses VI), beloved of Osiris lord of Rostjan, 2¼in (6cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    The Cyrus Collection. Property of Fay Safani, New York.
    Inherited from Edward Safani, acquired in the 1950s.
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