This blog is a electronic museum of my collections of antiquities, ethnographic, first editions, retro pottery from the 1950's to early 1970's, shell, mineral and gemstone samples,fossils and other wonderful things! Comments are welcome on the objects including advice which will add to my own wonderment and knowledge.

Saturday, May 11, 2013

Turquoise Glazed Faience Amulet of the God Thoth, XXVI Dynasty 664-525 BC, EGYPT


Provenance:Purchased from an Antiquities saleroom. Originally from a private collection circa 1930's.
Age: (c) 2,650 years old
Size: approx: 3.5m
Condition: Rejoined and presented on a display stand.



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