Egypt Late Period/Ptolemaic Period green faience shabti of Hor-Khonsu

Ancient Coins - Egypt Late Period/Ptolemaic Period green faience shabti of Hor-Khonsu
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Egypt

Late Period/early Ptolemaic Period (4th-3rd cent BC)

This is a nice green glazed shabti for the Priest Hor-Khonsu.
This shabti has a T-shaped inscripàtion, and the face, beard, tripartite wig, hands and hoes are finely modelled.
The shabti has a pedestal and a back pillar.
The inscription reads: "Illuminating of Osiris, the Sem priest/Eldest, Hor-Khonsu, born of Maat-wer(et)"
Hor-Khonsu: see Ranke, Personennamen,p.250 nr 12
Hor-Khonsu held a high priestly office, see the title of a Sem priest or Eldest
Intact condition, measures 110 mm.
Provenance: from a German collection
Ancient Coins - Egypt Late Period/Ptolemaic Period green faience shabti of Hor-Khonsu
Price SKU: US1044
US$ 899.00
  • € 804.60
  • £ 691.42
  • AUD 1,306.70
  • CHF 885.25
  • CAD 1,178.23

Rates for: 10/21/19

Ships from: Belgium