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Lot 0053
A ceramic offering cup and mosaic glass gaming counter from Egypt. The gaming piece, Islamic, 7th - 8th Century AD, pear-shaped and in blue glass with white and blue alternating ovals with a flat bottom, 18 x 20mm. The offering cup, Middle Kingdom, c. 12th Dynasty, hand modeled with flared walls and wide base. 20 x 17mm. Light deposits throughout. Said to be found at Dashur between the Bent Pyramid of Sneferu and the Valley Temple to the Northeast. Ex Wash DC private collection.

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Egyptian offering cup and mosaic glass gaming counter

Estimate $400 - $500Sep 25, 2016