An Egyptian green glazed composition shabti
Lot 294*
An Egyptian green glazed composition shabti
Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,890) inc. premium
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An Egyptian green glazed composition shabti
Late Period, 26th Dynasty, reign of Amasis, circa 570-526 B.C.
Shown carrying a hoe and adze, the front impressed with eight bands of text for the chief steward of the divine adoratrice, Padineith, born to Tadi Bastet, with plain back pillar, 6in (15cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    Joseph Klein Collection, formed in New York between 1941 and 1980. Thence by descent.

    Literature:
    The owner was high steward of the god's adoratrice Ankh-nes-nefer-ib-re, daughter of Psammetichus II. Cf. H.D. Schneider, Shabtis, Part II, Leiden, 1977, p. 175, no. 5.3.1.120-124, Thebes Assasif tomb no. 197.
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