London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
AN EGYPTIAN TURQUOISE-GLAZED COMPOSITION HANDLED JAR
CIRCA 4TH-3RD CENTURY B.C.
Decorated with a lotus petal on each side of the shoulder between vestigial double handles, one handle restored, 5 in. (12.8 cm.) high; a turquoise glazed composition fish bowl, the interior with a scene of four swimming fish among lotus buds, details in dark purple glaze, New Kingdom or later, restored, possibly Dynasty XVIII or later, 6¼ in. (16 cm.) diam; and a turquoise-glazed composition shabti, with multiple horizontal lines of inscription, nose and beard restored, mounted, 9½ in. (24.1 cm.) high, all with presentation cases (3)
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