An interesting Egyptian Ostracon shard with clear inscriptions in black paint. The style of the inscriptions appear to date the piece to the New Kingdom due to the style of the hieroglyph.
Origin: Egypt, New Kingdom, 15th Century BC.
Size: 40mm H.
Provenance: Private Collection, Denmark, Hans Moller Hansen. Hansen acquired many stunning Egyptian antiquities during his visit to Egypt in the late 1920's. After his parting in 1958, many of the items in his collection was passed down to his daughter and then to her son. Many of the items in this collection have been treasured by the family for over 90 years. It is with great honour Pegasus Gallery Antiquities offers these for sale to the market.