An Egyptian blue seated figure with erased inscription and traces of gild
Lot 303
An Egyptian 'Egyptian blue' seated figure of Maat
£3,000 - 5,000
US$ 5,000 - 8,400
Auction Details
Lot Details
An Egyptian 'Egyptian blue' seated figure of Maat
Kushite, Third Intermediate Period, 25th Dynasty, circa 747-656 B.C.
The goddess depicted squatting, both hands resting on her knees, wearing a tripartite wig, an insert on the brown of the head for the now-missing plumes, on the back a now unintelligible inscription, 5in (13cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    Collection of Madame S., Bordeaux, France, acquired circa 1970.
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