ELEVEN EGYPTIAN SHABTIS 11

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Lot 356
ELEVEN EGYPTIAN SHABTIS
11

Sold for £ 1,530 (US$ 1,987) inc. premium

HOME & Interiors

26 Jun 2019, 11:00 BST

Edinburgh

ELEVEN EGYPTIAN SHABTIS
New Kingdom-23rd Dynasty, circa 1550-715 B.C.
Comprising a wood shabti; a shabti for Mutenipt, foot missing; another with seed bag and chipped toe; an overseer shabti; a shabti; a slender pale green shabti for Neser-Amun; two blue glaze overseer shabtis; a small green glaze shabti; a blue glaze shabti; and a green glaze shabti, the glazed shabtis: 7cm-10cm high, the wood shabti: 18.5cm high (11)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Major James Findlay (1915-1990) collection, Aberdeen, acquired 1950s-1960s; and thence by descent.
    Sold to benefit Archway, a respite care and housing charity in Aberdeen, charity no. SCO14665.
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