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Large Egyptian Hedjet Crowned Stone Pharaonic Head Of Upper Egypt

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Seller: whitefire7 (906) 100%, Location: ROSSENDALE, Lancashire, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 272460293121 THE ITEM OFFERED FOR SALE IS AN ATTRACTIVE LARGE EGYPTIAN HEDJET CROWNED STONE FEMALE PHARAONIC HEAD OF UPPER EGYPT.A well carved limestone pharaonic female head (possibly Queen Cleopatra 51-30 BC ) with hedjet crown (white crown), it has black detailing. It is an archaistic item very difficult to date but extremely old possibly ancient, ancient Upper Egypt in style.Weighs 1.9 kg approximately It measures 21cm (8 1/4"). The Hedjet, also known as hdt, is the crown worn by the king of Upper (Southern) Egypt. It resembles a bowling pin and is also called the “White One.” In addition, this crown is one half of the Double Crown, the Pschent. There are no known crowns found in any archeological digs. The current theory is that the crowns were made out of leather or some other fabric. A hedjet with Nekhbet the vulture goddess next to the head of the cobra goddess is the symbol used to represent the hedjet. Several Egyptian gods, such a Nekhbet and Horus, are seen in some drawings and carvings wearing the hedjet. Images of this crown have been found in Ta-Seti (Northern Nubia in 3500–3200 BCE), a tomb in Deir-el-Bahari, the Narmer Palette, and on a statue of Pharaoh Sesostris I.It displays and sits really well and I can guarantee that whoever buys this will be 100% satisfied to own it.It is in fine condition.A beautiful and unusual quality piece that displays wonderfully and whoever buys this will be extremely satisfied to own such an interesting item. It is in fine condition.NO RESTORATION PICTURES PROVIDED FOR YOUR OWN APPRAISAL. Thanks for looking.***International signed for shipping £50 EASY PAYMENT METHODS PAYPAL, UK CHEQUE, POSTAL ORDER, OTHER BY ARRANGEMENT.I POST TO ALL WORLD LOCATIONSSPECIAL DELIVERY OPTION (on request) COMES WITH £500 COMPENSATION COVER. Please check other interesting items from my collection that I will be listing over the next few weeks THANKS FOR LOOKING:) Condition: Fine condition, general surface wear, Material: LIME STONE, Type: Statues, Colour: SEE PHOTOGRAPHS, Provenance: NONE

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