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Lot 0021
**Originally Listed At $500**

Egypt, Romano-Egyptian period, ca. 30 BCE to 2nd century CE. A mold-made statuette of a seated woman, topless, with an elaborate draped and folded skirt. Her coiffure is well-detailed and is tightly braided, with possibly African-style hair swept back into a ponytail. The woman is likely a votive figure, designed to be placed into an altar, probably in a home shrine. Size: 4.5" W x 8.25" H (11.4 cm x 21 cm)

Provenance: private Houston, Texas, USA collection

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#132937

Condition

One arm has been repaired in two places; the other arm has an ancient repair. Encrustations on surface. Eyes probably once had inlays.

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Romano-Egyptian Terracotta Statuette - Seated Woman

Estimate $800 - $1,200Oct 17
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