London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
AN EGYPTO-PHOENICIAN TERRACOTTA UPPER HALF OF A FUNERARY SARCOPHAGUS
CIRCA 9TH-7TH CENTURY B.C.
Depicting an Egyptian head, with extended eye-line, wearing a lotus flower on the forehead, large disc earrings, false beard, striated wig and beaded collar, with hands folded across the chest, lower right corner restored, mounted
33½ in. (85 cm.) high
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