29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,000
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE APIS BULL
LATE PERIOD-PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 7TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
Striding forward on integral rectangular base, wearing sun disc and uraeus between its horns, body with incised decoration comprising triangle on forehead, wide collar, tassled mat and two winged sun discs on back, mounted
2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) long
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