An Egyptian greywacke male head???????
Lot 39
An Egyptian greywacke male head
Sold for £13,200 (US$ 22,186) inc. premium
Lot Details
An Egyptian greywacke male head
Late Period, 26th Dynasty, circa 664-525 B.C.
The facial features finely carved, with lidded eyes, a smiling mouth and a wide nose, wearing a bag wig, possibly with the remains of a headdress or crown above, remains of a column behind, 3in (7.5cm) high, mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    French private collection, formed pre-1950.
    With Rupert Wace Ancient Art 2001.
    English private collection.
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