London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
AN EGYPTIAN TURQUOISE GLAZED COMPOSITION FIGURE OF A NUBIAN SYRINX PLAYER(?)
CIRCA 6TH CENTURY B.C. OR EARLIER
The crouching figure with two brown-glazed tufts of hair on either side of her head, both arms held up to her mouth, either in the act of eating or to play a musical instrument, mounted
1 7/8 in. (4.9 cm.) high
Formerly in the Kofler-Truniger collection.
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