Egyptian Faience Pale Green Glaze Ushabti for Iahmes

14394. Egyptian Faience Pale Green Glaze Ushabti for Iahmes

25th Dynasty circa 664 to 525 BC

Faience ushabti with light green glaze, modeled in the form of Osiris, holding hoes for work in the afterlife, wearing a beard and tripartite wig. Surface impressed with vertical hieroglyphic inscription on the front reads: “Illuminate the Osiris (Iah)mes, born of Kheredankh.”
Size: 4-3/4 inches Height + block base.
Condition: Good intact, some surface wear.

Provenance/source: Acquired by decedents Mark and Lottie S.; Hartsdale, NY, 1950s-1960s, from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY

$2,200


Ask a Question About this Item
Google Tumblr

All items are guaranteed authentic as described.


More Images:

 

 

Howard Nowes Ancient Art
Copyright © 2006-2021 UID