AN EGYPTIAN LIMESTONE RELIEF
New Kingdom, Dynasty XVIII-XX, 1550-1070 B.C.
Sculpted in raised relief, preserving an owl with stippled and striped black plumage on a white body and rose colored wings, its head turned frontal, preserving the head and eye of a second animal below, all on a gray-blue background
7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm) high
Otto Wegener Collection, Munich, collected in the 1950s
Edgar Wegener, Hamburg, 1983
Thomas Wegener, 1995