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Egyptian green and yellow glazed faience amulet of a nude female concubine Egyptian green and yellow glazed faience amulet of a nude female concubine
EGYPTIAN GREEN AND YELLOW GLAZED FAIENCE AMULET OF A NUDE FEMALE CONCUBINE

Or servant carrying a vase on her head with both hands raised to support the vessel. Two ducks are bent under her shoulders along the body and two cobras along the back feet.
Rare.

H. 3 1/2 in. (9 cm.)

XXIInd Dynasty, 945-712 BC

Ex French collection.

Published: J. Bulté, Talismans Egyptiens d’heureuse maternité, Paris, 1991, pls.19-22; J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2012, no. 207.

Cf. a similar the Petrie Museum: UC28687.

MP1004
$8,500


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