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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- Ancient Egyptian
- turquoise-blue faience ushabti, 139 mm
- Century/ Timeframe
- 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
- Good Condition, See Photo