An Egyptian stucco head of a woman
Lot 28*
An Egyptian stucco head of a woman
Sold for £1,875 (US$ 3,151) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
An Egyptian stucco head of a woman
Third Intermediate Period, 21st-22nd Dynasty, circa 1069-715 B.C.
Possibly a queen or Isis, depicted wearing the tripartite wig with frontal uraeus, her crown now missing, her broad face with almond-shaped eyes and elongated cosmetic lines, 5in (13cm) high, mounted

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  • Provenance:
    Canadian private collection.
    Mr and Mrs Carl Tautenhahn Collection, Houston, Texas, prior to 1982.
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