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LOT 0038

Estimate
GBP (£) 1,000 - 1,400
EUR (€) 1,170 - 1,630
USD ($) 1,230 - 1,720

Sold for (Inc. bp): £1,690

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EGYPTIAN BLUE-GLAZED HIEROGLYPHIC SHABTI FOR GOD'S FATHER OF AMUN
THIRD INTERMEDIATE PERIOD, 21ST-22ND DYNASTY, 1081-725 B.C.
4 5/8 in. (113 grams total, 11.7 cm high including stand).

A typical deep blue-glazed faience shabti of the period with black painted details and a single column of hieroglyphs on the front for a God's Father of Amun; each hand holding a hoe; mounted on a custom-made stand.

PROVENANCE:
Acquired in the 1970s.
From a private French estate of Mr G.
Ex Rieunier & Associes, Drouot, Paris, France, in 2007.

LITERATURE:
Cf. Janes, G., Shabtis: A Private View, Paris, 2002, p.119, no.60a, for a similarly styled shabti.

CONDITION