29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,750
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,500
AN EGYPTIAN GREEN GLAZED COMPOSITION NEW YEAR FLASK
LATE PERIOD, CIRCA 6TH-4TH CENTURY B.C.
The compressed globular flask with papyrus-columned neck to which two seated baboons are attached, the shoulder decorated with a broad floral collar
5 in. (13 cm.) high
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