Egyptian faience cartouche of Ramesses the GreatE294
A blue glazed faience bezel fragment inscribed with the cartouche of Ramesses II.
Egypt, New Kingdom, XIXth Dynasty, reign of Ramesses II, 1279-1213 BC
1.2 x 0.8 cms
Fragment as shown
Ex. collection: Alfred Theodore Arber-Cooke (c.1905-1993), thence by family descent; collection acquired from the 1930s to the 1970s. Arber-Cooke was a keen amateur antiquarian and author of two books on British archaeology.