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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 141

    AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE SEATED CAT

    LATE PERIOD-PTOLEMAIC, 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE SEATED CAT
    LATE PERIOD-PTOLEMAIC, 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
    With tail curled around its right side, on integral Sa-(protection) sign base, mounted in glazed wooden case
    3½ in. (9 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Old ink inscribed label on case underside "... Collection Privée - Famille Seiler à Bâle - 1890".