11 December 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 20,000
Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
AN EGYPTIAN WOOD SHABTI
NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XIX-XX, 1307-1070 B.C.
Depicted mummiform with the arms crossing the chest, wearing a striated tripartite wig, the face finely carved with contoured brows and eyes with elongated cosmetic lines, traces of white pigment in the striations of the wig
9¾ in. (24.8 cm.) high
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
G. Max Bernheimer
+1 212 636 2245
Molly Morse Limmer
Belgian Private Collection, late 1970s-1980s.
with Charles Ede, London, 2005.
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MR. & MRS. CHARLES W. NEWHALL, III
With its sleek, abstract form and its eyes tilted slightly towards the heavens, this rare complete idol is set to be a highligh..
Specialist Hannah Solomon discusses an unusually ornate war helmet being offered in the Exceptional Sale on 28 April in Ne..
International Head of Antiquities G. Max Bernheimer surveys the treasures offered in our Antiquities sale, while Laetitia ..