This is a very seldom upper part of an Egyptian fan,
formed as a lotus flower bud with seven holes in
upper edge for the insertion of the feathers.
For a comparable one see:
Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Accession number: 87.613
Date: Egypt, Late Period, ca. 664 - 332 B.C.
Size: ca. 5,0 cm
Condition: lower part chipped
Provenance: private German collection, prior old private collection (New York, USA), formed before 1970
The authenticity of the item is unconditionally guaranteed.
This item is accompanied with an illustrated Certificate of Authenticity.