29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 10,625
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 5,000
AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF PTAH
LATE PERIOD, DYNASTY XXVI, 664-525 B.C.
The mummiform god holding was-sceptre and an ankh in his right hand, wearing broad beaded collar with tassel falling behind and bracelets, striated false beard with chin straps and close-fitting cap, mounted
5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) high
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