THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN GENTLEMAN
PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 305-30 B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN LAPIS FIGURE OF NEPHTHYS
Ptolemaic Period, 305-30 B.C.
Striding forward on a thin rectangular plinth, her hands pressed with the palms open against her thighs, wearing a tightly-fitted sheath, a tripartite wig surmounted by her distinctively-shaped attribute, pierced for suspension in back at the juncture of the body and back pillar
1 7/8 in. (4.5 cm) high