Auction ended on February 12th, 2011

21: An Egyptian Glazed Faience Ushabti for Nes-nakht

LOT PASSED|ESTIMATE: $2,000 - $3,000|Sell a Similar Item
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, Ca. 1069 to 747 B.C. Beautiful turquoise glazed faience of a worker figure, details painted in black including hoes and seed basket; with a column of hieroglyphs which reads: The Osiris Nes nakht, true of voice. 3½" high (9cm).

PROVENANCE: Acquired in 1917 in Luxor by the seller's grandfather whilst he was serving in the armed services based in Khartoum, ex-Bonham's London Antiquities Sale 15215, 26 Apr 2007; lot 424.

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Condition:

Intact

Starting Bid:

$1,500.00

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