Egyptian Two Tone Faience Ushabti

13551. Egyptian Two Tone Faience Ushabti

Late Period Circa 715 to 300 BC

Small mummiform figure, mould-made: wears tripartite wig and long beard, both coloured black; facial features indicated; arms crossed on chest, holding barely distinguished moulded tools. Shallow, trapezoidal back pillar and trapezoid base.
Size 2-5/8 inches (6.5cm) + base.

Cf: Schneider ‘Shabtis’ 5.3.4.56, vol II p.216, vol III pl.77 (ex Anastasy collection). Provenance Julian Bird Collection, London, acquired from Partheneon Gallery, London, 2012.

$295


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