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LOT 0004

Estimate
GBP (£) 3,000 - 4,000
EUR (€) 3,310 - 4,420
USD ($) 3,660 - 4,880

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£1,800 (EUR 1,987; USD 2,198) (+bp*) Add to Watch list

Egyptian Mirror with Head of Hathor

Late New Kingdom, 1069-945 BC

A bronze hand-mirror with a late period carved wooden handle, the mirror with discoid face, the handle with likeness of the goddess Hathor bearing traces of gold leaf, tiered and segmented collar, curved grip with reserved chevrons and rosette finial. 660 grams, 31cm (12 1/4"). Fine condition. Rare.

Provenance
From the private collection of a medical professional; formerly in the old French collection of Mr Mandel,1960-1975; with old label to the reverse of the handle dated 1935; accompanied by an original French certificate of exportation, number 208888.


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Auction Venue:
The May Fair Hotel London
Stratton Street
Mayfair London, W1J 8LT

Viewing from noon Monday 2nd September 2019
Champagne Reception: 6pm - 9pm

Day1
(Lots 1-660)


Auction Venue:
The Court House
363 Main Road
Harwich, CO12 4DN


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