An Egyptian bronze figure of Osiris and a Hellenistic female terracotta head, 2
Lot 395
An Egyptian bronze figure of Osiris and a Hellenistic female terracotta head, 2
Sold for £600 (US$ 1,008) inc. premium
Auction Details
An Egyptian bronze figure of Osiris together with a Hellesnistic female terracotta head, circa 3rd-2nd Century B.C. 2
Lot Details
An Egyptian bronze figure of Osiris
Late Period, circa 664-332 B.C.
Of typical mummiform, wearing the sekhet crown with side plumes, false beard and carrying a staff, on an integral base, 4¼in (10.8cm) high, mounted; and a Hellenistic female terracotta head, surmounted by a headdress, her wavy hair bound by a chignon, circa 3rd-2nd Century B.C., 5in (12.7cm) high, mounted (2)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    UK private collection, acquired from the London art market circa 1945, hence by family descent.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that the illustration of this lot has been incorrectly numbered as 385 in the printed catalogue.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
    Bonhams
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