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LOT 0010

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EUR (€) 720 - 960
USD ($) 820 - 1,090

Bid History: 1   |   Current bid: £225

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Bid History: 1   |   Current bid: £225

Large Egyptian Turquoise Glazed Shabti with Hieroglyphs

New Kingdom, 1525-1070 BC

A large glazed composition shabti with tripartite wig and hooked false beard, seed-bag to the left shoulder, nekhakha flail and short-handled heka crook in the crossed hands, dorsal pillar and rectangular base; nine bands of hieroglyphic text from Chapter 6 of the Book of the Dead to the lower body. 392 grams total, 21.5cm including stand (8 1/2"). Fine condition.

Provenance
Bonham's Auction, 1999 (mixed lot).
Helios Gallery, Wiltshire, UK, December, 1999.
G.M.R.H. collection, West London, UK.