Egyptian large rectangular fish sealE203
A large rectangular steatite seal decorated with a Nile perch. The base is incised with a figure of Bes among a frame of concentric circles.
Egypt, Late Dynastic Period, 730-332 BC
2.4 x 3.3 cms
Intact as seen in the photographs
Ex. Collection: Gustave Mustaki, Alexandria, Egypt; acquired mid 20th Century and exported under license of the Egyptian government.
Mustaki was a prolific antiquities collector, pieces from his collection are held by several major museums including the British Museum and Getty Museum.