• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 33

    AN EGYPTIAN-STYLE PTAH-SOKAR-OSIRIS ON AN EGYPTIAN INSCRIBED WOODEN BASE

    CIRCA 6TH-3RD CENTURY B.C. (BASE ONLY)

    Price Realised  

    AN EGYPTIAN-STYLE PTAH-SOKAR-OSIRIS ON AN EGYPTIAN INSCRIBED WOODEN BASE
    CIRCA 6TH-3RD CENTURY B.C. (BASE ONLY)
    The base with three vertical columns of black painted hieroglyphs, 33 x 14 cm.; the Ptah-Sokar-Osiris with polychrome decoration, a frontal vertical column of hieroglyphs, the face with traces of gilding, the remains of hieroglyphs down the back-pillar, 73 cm. high


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    Provenance

    Acquired in the 1960s or early 1970s.


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