Lot 653: Egyptian Hieroglyphic Shabti
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Late Period, 664-332 BC. An olive green glazed composition shabti with tripartite wig, false beard, tools in the crossed hands and seed-bag over the left shoulder, dorsal pillar and square base, hieroglyphic text from Chapter 6 of the Book of the Dead to the lower body. 67 grams, 12.5cm (5"). Property of a European collector living in London; acquired before 1980.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.