TURQUOISE FAIENCE USHABTI

TURQUOISE FAIENCE USHABTI

Pale faience, plain mummiform ushabti, wearing tripartite wig and beard, pick and hoe in crossed hands, seed basket slung over left shoulder, back pillar; rectangular base. Carefully modelled

Ex priv. coll. M.v.S., Netherlands, acq. from Drouot, Paris 1980
H. 15 cm.

Saite Period or later, 664 – 342 BC

Cf. W.van Haarlem, Corpus Antiquatum Aegytiacarum, APM Amsterdam 1990, fasc. II, vol.2 nr. 245

 3.750

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