5b: A Fabulous Egyptian Wood Figure Of Anubis
Late Dynastic Period, Dynasty XXVI-XXX, 662-300 B.C. Carved in wood, the jackal depicted recumbent in an alert attitude of protection, its fore-legs extended, its hind-legs curled beneath, the long tail extended behind. Covered in incredible black and gold pigments (all original!) 5-1/2"L.
Provenance: Ex-private Toronto, Ontario Collection.
This lot will be sold not subject to a reserve. The starting price is the price at which the item can sell.
Typical wear, as shown. Remarkably well-preserved.