An Egyptian basalt fragment depicting a male head

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An Egyptian basalt fragment depicting a male head
Stock Number:
y4085
$ 8900.00

Description

A beautifully carved An Egyptian fragment depicting a male head. Probably  belonging to a figure of a Priest. Fine naturalistic form.

Ex T. McAllister Collection, United Kingdom 1970's Art Market, Acquired from him during the 1990's while he resided in Queensland.

Origin:

27th to 30th Dynasty, Circa 525 to 343 B.C., Egypt

Dimensions:

Height: 7.5 cm / Width: 10 cm

Height including stand: 10.8 cm cm

Condition:

Ancient loss evident, presented on a custom display mount..

Reference: 

For a similar example see Sotheby's New York, June 2003 lot 101