Blue faience figure of the goddess Nephthys
Figure of the goddess Nephthys. In Egyptian mythology Nephthys is the sister of Isis and the goddess of the underworld and birth. She is commonly depicted in a robe that represents her death-gown, Egypt, blue faience. Ca. 1000 B.C.
Height 12.2 cm. / 4.8 inch.
Provenance: Art gallery Rotterdam 1970, private collection The Netherlands.