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Lot 0060

Description

A fantastic and rare Egyptian bronze figure of Osiris, Late Period, c. 664 - 332 BC, mummiform and on integral base, wearing Atef crown with uraeus and false beard, arms folded at midsection and holding a crook and flail. On the back of the figure is the image of the goddess Isis in relief, which is unusual. H: 6 5/8 in (16.7 cm). Nice brown patina. Ex collection of Maj. James Findlay, Scotland, acquired in the 1950's-60's, thence by descent.

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 LLC's Conditions of Sale.

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Fantastic and rare Egyptian bronze figure of Osiris

Estimate $3,000 - $4,500Dec 07, 2019
Starting Bid $2,500