18 October 2005
AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE SARCOPHAGUS FOR A SNAKE
LATE PERIOD, 6TH-4TH CENTURY B.C.
Of rectangular form surmounted by a coiled snake, head reared up, attachment loop at back of neck, another on front corner of sarcophagus, mounted
3 1/8 in. (7.8 cm.) high
Wilhelm Horn (1870-1959); acquired in 1933 from Dr Hartmann, Cairo.
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