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Fragment of necklace counterweight in the name of Amasis - Faience

Fragment of necklace counterweight in the name of Amasis - Faience

Fragment of necklace counterweight in the name of Amasis ("the perfect god Khenem ib re, son of Re").
Faience. Height 5,6 cm.
Late Period, 26th Dynasty (Saite), 571-526 B.C. Egypt.
The base has been restored. With stand.

From the Khawam collection of the 50s.

For a similar exemplar, see George Andrew Reisner, Catalogue général des antiquités égyptiennes du Musée du Caire, Volume II (1958) 12706, pl. VI (drawing) & pl. XXIV (photo).

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€ 3 500 ,-