Property Formerly in the Collection of William and Bernadette Berger
LATE PERIOD, DYNASTY XXVI, 664-525 B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN QUARTZITE SCULPTOR'S MODEL
Late Period, Dynasty XXVI, 664-525 B.C.
Sculpted in sunk relief, depicting a Horus falcon in profile to the right, with an inscription on the back with a single hieroglyph in the form of twisted strands of flax
7½ in. (19.1 cm) high
Antiquities, Sotheby's New York, 17 December 1996, lot 33