An Egyptian bronze figure of Isis
Lot 328
An Egyptian bronze figure of Isis
£8,000 - 10,000
US$ 13,000 - 17,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
An Egyptian bronze figure of Isis
Late Period, circa 664-332 B.C.
Depicted seated, wearing a close-fitting garment, her left arm raised to support the infant Horus, now
missing, her eyes inlaid, wearing the vulture wig with separately-cast horned sun disc emerging from a crown of uraei, 7½in (18.9cm) high, mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    German private collection, acquired before 1975.

    Literature:
    Cf. G. Roeder, Ägyptische Bronzefiguren, Berlin, 1956, Tafel 35 and 37.
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  1. Madeleine Perridge
    Specialist - Antiquities
    Bonhams
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