Two Egyptian glazed composition offering cups 2
Lot 272
Two Egyptian glazed composition offering cups 2
Sold for £2,750 (US$ 4,622) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Two Egyptian glazed composition offering cups
New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty, circa 1320-1200 B.C.
A turquoise glazed cup of slightly flaring cylindrical form, painted in black with a square panel containing text in two columns 'Ramesses, mery-Amun (Ramesses II) beloved of Sokar', 2in (5cm) high; and a mid blue glazed cup, with tapering sides, painted in black with 'Menmattre (Sety I) beloved of Sokar, Lord of Rostjau', 1¾in (4.5cm) high (2)

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  • Provenance:
    Belgian private collection formed between 1960-1985.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
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