Egyptian hardwood bust of a pharaoh

E65

£1,500.00

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A striking carved hardwood bust depicting a pharaoh wearing a Nemes head-dress with the Uraeus cobra on the forehead symbolising sovereignty.

Culture
Egypt, Late Dynastic to Ptolemaic Period, 730-30 BC

Condition
Losses and general surface wear as shown

Size
12.2 x 10 cms

Provenance
Ex. deceased estate, Paris, France; acquired mid to late 20th Century

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