Egyptian faience face of PtahSKU: 00232
1070 - 700 BC
Very rare and well glazed piece.
Damaged. Please check the pictures.
Egyptisch faience gezicht van Ptah.
Ptah was, in the Old Kingdom, the ombodiment of the godness of the primordial world and was literally named after the raised lands, after the parts that the Nile didn't flood. It was the God of the city Memphis, which was the capitol of Egypt for a long period of time.
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Ex. Private UK collection, collected before the 1980's.
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