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Lot 0044

Description

An Egyptian sandstone relief fragment, Late Period - Ptolemaic, c. 664 - 30 BC, depicting a seated man wearing a broad collar and short kilt, lotus flower before his face. Part of a much larger scene, a hieroglyphic sign in the form of a bird and part of another are preserved. The entire piece is extremely well-preserved and retains much of the original pigment. 5 x 4 3/4 in(12.7 x 12 cm). Ex Massachusetts private collection acquired in the 1960's-70's.

Condition

The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections , the effects of aging, or repair/restoration work. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid, and we will be happy to give you a full overview of the items' condition. All transactions are governed by Ancient Resource Auctions' Conditions of Sale.

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Egyptian sandstone relief fragment with pigment

Estimate $1,000 - $2,000Oct 19
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Montrose, CA, USA
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