London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
AN EGYPTIAN LIMESTONE BUST OF A QUEEN
CIRCA 1250-950 B.C.
Wearing a tripartite wig and uraeus, detailed eyebrows and eye-line, pierced earlobes, she carries a lily sceptre over her right shoulder, on a wooden mount
4¾ in. (12.3 cm.) high
Acquired in the 1940s-1950s by the present owner's late uncle.
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