Large Egyptian Ptolemaic blue faience vase.
3 May, 2012 at 4:32 am in Buy & Sell
6.5cm(H) x 15cm(W) / 3"(H) x 6"(W)
Minor damage to two of the floral buds, and a few firing cracks
3rd-1st century B.C.
An Egyptian blue glazed composition vase with squat body and two lug handles, with a broad lipped rim, the shoulder with four clusters of raised floral buds delineated in black.
From a London dealer 1992; ex Bonhams 1997.