Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
Home
 
A LARGE FAIENCE SEATED BASTET AMULET

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Egyptian: Faience: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1261513

Click to view additional online
photographs:
1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5


Explorer Ancient Art
P.O. Box 60901
Staten Island, NY 10306
718-979-9205

Guest Book

$1,800.00

A LARGE FAIENCE SEATED BASTET AMULET
$1800

A fine blue-green glazed faience example of the feline deity, seated on an openwork throne with depictions of the snakegod Nehebkau. Wearing a tripartite wig and holding a sistrum. Well defined facial features. Areas of cream-white surface mottled with blue-green. Intact suspension loop on the back of the head. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2-1/2"H. Repaired on waist. Center part of sistrum gone. Ex. Lila and Elliott Roberts collection, NYC., acquired in the 1950's.


Page design by TROCADERO © 1998-2014 View Cart
Categories Shops Join Terms Critique Map Help