An Egyptian limestone relief fragment
Lot 275*
An Egyptian limestone relief fragment
Sold for £875 (US$ 1,469) inc. premium
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Lot Details
An Egyptian limestone relief fragment
Old Kingdom, circa 2345-2181 B.C.
From a mastaba butchery scene, composed of an upside down bull's head, the hieroglyphs reading 'for your praise', the left edge showing the remains of another scene with a walking male figure, 11in x 6in (28cm x 15cm), mounted

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  • Provenance:
    The Estate of Dr. Harley K. Baxter, Melbourne, 1960s-1980s.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
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