Ancient Egyptian Earthenware turquoise-blue faience ushabti, 139 mm

Description
Ancient Egyptian Earthenware turquoise-blue faience ushabti, 139 mm
Late Period, 27th - 30th Dynasty, c. 525-332 B.C. - From the estate of London collector who worked as a buyer for Fortnum and Mason, Piccadilly, London

A very fine example of a Late Period turquoise-blue faience ushabti with superb colour, mounted on a wooden block.

160 mm high with block


Previous ownership history: From the estate of a deceased London collector. The collector, who worked as a buyer for Fortnum and Mason, Piccadilly, London, built up a fine collection of coins and antiquities purchased from leading London dealers.

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Lot details
Culture
Ancient Egyptian
Material
Earthenware
Object
turquoise-blue faience ushabti, 139 mm
Century/ Timeframe
Late Period, 27th - 30th Dynasty, c. 525-332 B.C.
Origin
From the estate of London collector who worked as a buyer for Fortnum and Mason, Piccadilly, London
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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