An Egyptian fragmentary turquoise glazed composition situla for King Takelot III
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An Egyptian fragmentary turquoise glazed composition situla for King Takelot III
Sold for £1,000 (US$ 1,680) inc. premium
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An Egyptian fragmentary turquoise glazed composition situla for King Takelot III An Egyptian fragmentary turquoise glazed composition situla for King Takelot III
Lot Details
An Egyptian fragmentary turquoise glazed composition situla for King Takelot III
Third Intermediate Period, 23rd Dynasty, circa 760 B.C.
With drop-shaped body and slightly everted rim, a ring separating the neck from the body, the rounded base decorated with lotus petals, with two columns of text for 'the King of Upper and Lower Egypt, Lord of the Two Lands, User-Maat-Re, Sotepermun', and 'Son of Ra, Lord of Appearances, Takelot, Beloved of Amun', 13in (33cm) high, mounted on museum display stand

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  • Provenance:
    Dr. Perrot Lettavre Collection, France, acquired in 1960.
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