Egyptian 'Grey-White' Shabti Container 017379

Egyptian 'Grey-White' Shabti Container 017379
Egyptian 'Grey-White' Shabti Container
Glazed powdered quartz composite (faience), 16.11 grams, 39.78 mm rim diameter. Late Period, circa 664-525 BC, 26th Dynasty. A type of accompanying container deposited in niches in the burial chamber. The piece is in creamy grey ceramic with a narrow everted rim and flat base. Reference: cf. Stewart, H. M. Egyptian Shabtis, Princes Risborough, 1995, p.21. Very fine condition. Provenance: ex old English collection.

 
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