An Egyptian greywacke fish palette
Lot 1*
An Egyptian greywacke fish
Sold for £3,840 (US$ 6,454) inc. premium
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An Egyptian greywacke fish
Predynastic Period, pre 3100 B.C.
In the form of the Tilapia Nilotica fish, with incised dorsal and tail fin, carved on each side with circular rimmed eyes and zig-zag scales, 6½in (16.5cm) long

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  • Provenance:
    Property from an American deceased estate, acquired between 1970 and 1989.
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