An Egyptian wood polychrome hand from a sarcophagus, Late Period, c. 64 - 30 BC, holding a papyrus rod, the golden yellow pigment of the skin well-preserved as is bands of deep blue bordered by black on each side of the rod. H: 5 7/8 in (14.9cm), W: 5 2/5 in (13.8cm). A nice example with mineral deposits throughout. Ex Rhode Island private collection.
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