An Egyptian bronze situla
Lot 45
An Egyptian bronze situla
Sold for £4,800 (US$ 8,067) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
An Egyptian bronze situla
Ptolemaic Period, circa 4th-1st Century B.C.
The body cast in shallow relief inlaid with enamel, some remaining, decorated with three registers, the upper with solar barques, the middle with standing deities, the lower band with kneeling figures, a lotus blossom emanating from the peg base, with two suspension loops on the rim, 7in (18cm) high, mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    The Estate of Dr. Harley K. Baxter, Melbourne, 1960s-1980s.
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