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LOT 0039

Estimate
GBP (£) 200 - 300
EUR (€) 230 - 350
USD ($) 250 - 370

Sold for (Inc. bp): £286

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EGYPTIAN GLAZED FIGURAL AMULET
THIRD INTERMEDIATE PERIOD, 1069-702 B.C.

A blue-glazed male figure standing right, wearing a bag wig and holding a ribbed sash suspended from an ankh, pierced through the foot, possibly associated with Imsety, one of the Four Sons of Horus. 2 3/8 in. (7.06 grams, 60 mm high). Fine condition. [No Reserve]

PROVENANCE:
Acquired Oxford, UK, 1970s.
Property of a Sussex, UK, teacher.

LITERATURE:
Cf. The British Museum, museum number EA24755, for comparable.