An Egyptian limestone relief fragment
Lot 276
An Egyptian limestone relief fragment
Sold for £1,250 (US$ 2,101) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
An Egyptian limestone relief fragment
Saqqara, Old Kingdom, circa 2686-2181 B.C.
Carved in shallow relief with the head of an offering bearer facing left, wearing a wig, with a sheaf resting on his shoulder, behind, a raised hand holds three lotus flowers, 7in x 8in (21cm x 18cm), mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    English deceased estate.
    Phillips Auctioneers, London, 2nd July 1985, lot 26.
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