London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
AN EGYPTIAN TURQUOISE GLAZED COMPOSITION STATUETTE OF TUERIS
CIRCA 4TH-2ND CENTURY B.C.
The hippopotamus goddess wearing a tripartite wig; and a shabti, the back pillar inscribed in hieroglyphs for the Osirid, Pa-di-neb-wen, born of Iru-iruw, circa 4th-2nd Century B.C., mounted
2¼ in. (5.9 cm.) and 4½ in. (11.7 cm.) high respectively (2)
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