11 June 2003
AN EGYPTIAN UNFINISHED BASALT BLOCK STATUE
Late Period, Dynasty XXVI-XXX, 664-343 B.C.
The surfaces of the cube uniformly worked and marked by pronounced stippling, the head and wig, the legs, the back pillar, and the integral plinth all blocked out
10 in. (25.4 cm) high
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For similar examples see nos. 189-192 in Seipel, Gott, Mensch, Pharao.
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