• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 21

    A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURES OF DEITIES

    4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURES OF DEITIES
    4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. AND LATER
    Including an Egyptian bronze bust of a cat, 8 cm. high, circa 4th-1st Century B.C.; and seven other Egyptian style bronze figures of deities including an ibis, three Osiris, two Harpocrates, an Isis crown, and a bronze mirror with female supporting two falcon's handle, 25.6 cm high max., mounted (11)


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    Provenance

    Acquired in the 1960s or early 1970s.


    Exhibited

    (1): Rotterdam, Historisch Museum, Bezeten Bezit, Keuzetentoonstelling uit de verzameling van Mevrouw Elias-Vaes te Rotterdam, exhibition catalogue, 18 April - 1 August 1970, no. 652.