An Egyptian blue-green glazed composition amulet of a Ba bird
Lot 322*
An Egyptian blue-green glazed composition amulet of a Ba bird
Sold for £6,500 (US$ 10,914) inc. premium
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Lot Details
An Egyptian blue-green glazed composition amulet of a Ba bird
Late Period, Saite, 26th Dynasty, circa 664-525 B.C.
The human headed falcon finely modelled with striated wig, short chin beard, the body with fine feather details, with a suspension loop at the back beneath the wig, 21mm high

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  • Provenance:
    American private collection. Acquired during the late 1960s-1970s by US Navy SEAL, A.A.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
    Bonhams
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