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    Sale 7659

    Antiquities

    13 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 112

    AN EGYPTIAN CREAM 'FAIENCE' MASK OF HATHOR

    LATE NEW KINGDOM, EARLY 1ST MILLENNIUM B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN EGYPTIAN CREAM 'FAIENCE' MASK OF HATHOR
    LATE NEW KINGDOM, EARLY 1ST MILLENNIUM B.C.
    The flat mask with brows and lips in applied black, eye-line incised, mounted
    3¼ in. (8.2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired at Hôtel Drouot, Paris, in the early 1990s.


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