AN EGYPTIAN POLYCHROME LIMESTONE RELIEF OF AN OFFICIAL
AN EGYPTIAN POLYCHROME LIMESTONE RELIEF OF AN OFFICIAL
AN EGYPTIAN POLYCHROME LIMESTONE RELIEF OF AN OFFICIAL
AN EGYPTIAN POLYCHROME LIMESTONE RELIEF OF AN OFFICIAL
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These lots have been imported from outside the EU … Read more PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PROF. DR. ROLAND BAY, SWITZERLAND
AN EGYPTIAN WOOD HEAD WITH INLAID EYES

OLD KINGDOM, 6TH DYNASTY, CIRCA 2300-2181 B.C.

Details
AN EGYPTIAN WOOD HEAD WITH INLAID EYES
OLD KINGDOM, 6TH DYNASTY, CIRCA 2300-2181 B.C.
5 ½ in. (14 cm.) high
Provenance
Prof. Dr. Roland Bay (1909-1992), Orselina, acquired in the 1950s; thence by descent to the current owner.
Special notice

These lots have been imported from outside the EU or, if the UK has withdrawn from the EU without an agreed transition deal, from outside of the UK for sale and placed under the Temporary Admission regime. Import VAT is payable at 5% on the hammer price. VAT at 20% will be added to the buyer’s premium but will not be shown separately on our invoice.

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Lot Essay

The back of base stamped with the Japanese seal mark "Yoshio", the artist name for the stand maker Kichizô Inagaki (1876-1951).

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