Egyptian large faience double-sided sealE81
An unusually large double-sided blue-glazed faience seal, pierced vertically for suspension. One side depicts a gazelle below a seated figure, the other shows a sphinx and a standing figure among other subjects.
Egypt, New Kingdom, probably 18th Dynasty, c. 1550-1292 BC
4.2 x 2.9 cms
Surface chipping as seen in the photographs
Ex. private collection, Bordeaux, France; acquired mid to late 20th Century
Supplied with a custom-made swivel display stand