Egyptian New Kingdom painted faience cosmetic flask

E38

£450.00

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A green glazed faience disc-shaped cosmetic vessel with convex sides and a pair of ring handles below the rim. The shoulder is decorated with a series of four black painted dots on both sides.

Culture
Egypt, New Kingdom, probably 18th Dynasty, c. 1550-1292 BC

Size
7.3 x 5.8 cms

Condition
Chipping around the rim and two very small surface chips on the sides

Provenance
Ex. private collection, Stourbridge, Midlands, UK; formerly in a 19th or early 20th Century collection.

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