Browse Lots

Global notice COVID-19 Important notice
AN EGYPTIAN POLYCHROME WOOD SERVANT FIGURE
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VA… Read more VARIOUS PROPERTIES
AN EGYPTIAN POLYCHROME WOOD SERVANT FIGURE

DYNASTY XII (1991-1786 B.C.)

Details
AN EGYPTIAN POLYCHROME WOOD SERVANT FIGURE
DYNASTY XII (1991-1786 B.C.)
Standing wearing a knee-length kilt, with short black hair, arms pinned at the shoulders, with clenched fists pierced for attachments (now missing), remains of polychrome decoration, mounted
6 in. (15.2 cm.) high
Provenance
Formerly in a French private collection, acquired in the 1920s.
Special notice

No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Please note that the lots of Iranian origin are subject to U.S. trade restrictions which currently prohibit the import into the United States. Similar restrictions may apply in other countries.

Lot Essay

Cf. L. M. Berman, Catalogue of Egyptian Art, The Cleveland Museum of Art, 1999, p. 200, no. 148 for similar.

More from Antiquities

View All
View All