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LOT 0523

Estimate
GBP (£) 100 - 140
EUR (€) 120 - 160
USD ($) 120 - 170

Sold for (Inc. bp): £260

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EGYPTIAN BLUE GLAZED FAIENCE SHABTI
LATE PERIOD, 664-332 B.C.

A green mummiform composition shabti with crossed arms, holding crook and flail, seed bag over left shoulder, striated tripartite lappet wig covering head, braided beard, standing on rectangular base, back pillar to reverse. 4 1/2 in. (45.6 grams, 11.4 cm). Very fine condition. [No Reserve]

PROVENANCE:
Egyptian collection, 1960s.
Private Dorset collection.
Property of a Sussex, UK, teacher.