19: An Egyptian Cartonnnage Panel - Winged Isis / Sons
Ptolemaic Period, ca. 332-30 BC. A large section of a painted exterior mummy wrapping, gesso over linen, in vibrant shades of red, blue and cream/white. Collar panel depicts a winged Isis surrounded by the four sons of Horus, additional geometric elements top and bottom. Panel itself measures 10-1/2"T x 7-1/2"W, with custom matte background 15-1/4"W x 17-3/4"H.
Provenance: Ex-G. Mortake, Royal Oak, MI
The starting price is the price at which the item can sell.
Professionally conserved and mounted, ready for framing; wear as shown. Due to the delicate nature of ancient gesso, there will be minor flaking during shipment.