Egyptian hardwood bust of a pharaohE65
A striking carved hardwood bust depicting a pharaoh wearing a Nemes head-dress with the Uraeus cobra on the forehead symbolising sovereignty.
Egypt, Late Dynastic to Ptolemaic Period, 730-30 BC
Losses and general surface wear as shown
12.2 x 10 cms
Ex. deceased estate, Paris, France; acquired mid to late 20th Century