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LOT 0008

Estimate
GBP (£) 150 - 200
EUR (€) 180 - 240
USD ($) 200 - 270

Sold for (Inc. bp): £483

Egyptian Blue-Glazed Head

Late Period, 664-332 BC

A composition royal head with Deshret Crown, the Red Crown of Lower Egypt, and semi-naturalistic detailing to the face, pierced in the side of the crown for suspension; mounted on a custom-made display stand. 43.6 grams total, 72mm including stand (2 3/4"). Fine condition. [No Reserve]

Provenance
Ex French collection, since the 1950s.