Egyptian faience shabti fragment

E263

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A fragment from a pale blue glazed faience shabti with finely detailed hieroglyphic inscriptions to the body and dorsal pillar.

Culture
Egypt, Late Dynastic Period, 730-332 BC

Size
3.8 x 2.6 cms

Condition
Fragment as shown

Provenance
Ex. collection: Werner Forman (1921-2010), acquired between the 1950’s-1990’s. Forman was a highly regarded art photographer who worked on numerous art and archaeology books and museum archives. His projects included photographing antiquities for the British Museum and the Cairo Museum among many others.

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