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LOT 0010

Estimate
GBP (£) 300 - 400
EUR (€) 350 - 470
USD ($) 400 - 530

Sold for (Inc. bp): £356

Egyptian Faience Taweret Amulet

Late Period, 664-332 BC

A glazed composition amulet depicting the goddess Taweret in hippopotamus guise, decorated dorsal pillar and suspension loop to the reverse. 4.36 grams, 35mm (1 1/4"). Fine condition.

Provenance
Property of a London gallery; previously with a London art dealer; formerly with S.A.; from a British collection formed in the 1960s-1970s.