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Ancient Egyptian Faience Cosmetic Kohl Vessel

Sold on eBay by seller "E"
Winning bid: US $38.90
Ended: Apr-24-06

you are bidding on Rare ancient egyptian cosmetic kohl Vessel ,this piece in pertect condation,reflects hieroglyphic inscriptions on the side ,made from blue faience,during ptolemaic period ,The detail is symbolic to the artistry displayed by the ancient Egyptian craftsmen, please take a moment to examine the photos of this striking piece,.purasched from An antique dealer. Culture - Period ---> Egypt, Ptolemaic Period. 'Appearance dating ---> 107 BC-88 BC. ' Provenance ---> Land of the Pharaohs Egypt, Lower Egypt. ' Size ---> tall 7.4cm(2 3/4 inch)xwide 3.8 cm(1 1/2 inch) xcircumference 12.7 cm(5inch ). ' Composition ---> Faience. Our pieces are acquired from various sources: antique dealers who have been working in this field since 1930, private collections and estate sales. All of the information regarding our items have been received from second hand sources. and the timeline set on our items is to be used as a suggestive guideline for the above period listed,. We are also collectors, we tend to take pride in the items we acquire and offer to you! All of the pieces we purchase are exquisite and we present them as they have been represented to us.

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