Lot 6668

An Egyptian alabaster head, 2nd - 1st millennium B.C.

Works of Art, Antiquities | O88kua | Online auction | 884 Lots

Hammer price € 950

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Description

Finely carved head probably of a dignitary. Narrow mouth, almond-shaped eyes whose eyelids appear clearly in relief. Hairstyle in the form of simple parallel strands. A bulge of hair across the head. With bumps. Broken at the neck. Fragment glued on the underside. Beautiful age patina. Mounted on a base. Height 10 cm (with base 17 cm).

Provenance: Swedish private collection. Acquired 2011 on the Swedish art market.

Condition: II - III Questions about the lot?

General Information

Our online auction "Works of Art, Antiquities" includes 893 lots. The auction starts on Monday, June 21, 2021 at 10:00 am (CET). The pre-sale view will take place from June 16 -19, 2021 from 11 am to 17 pm (CET).