• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5487

    Antiquities

    29 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 374

    A GRAECO-EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF ISIS-APHRODITE

    CIRCA 2ND-1ST CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A GRAECO-EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF ISIS-APHRODITE
    CIRCA 2ND-1ST CENTURY B.C.
    The nude goddess standing with arms held against body and hands pressed to thighs, hair dressed in shoulder length 'corkscrew' tresses, with elaborate headdress, mounted
    14¼ in. (36.2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Sold Christie's New York, 8 June 2001, lot 116.


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