07 juin 2009

A Peridotite Block Statue of the Priest of Hathor Amenmose asking for Offerings, 19th Dynasty, 1292-1190 B.C.

A Peridotite Block Statue of the Priest of Hathor Amenmose asking for Offerings, 19th Dynasty, 1292-1190 B.C. seated on a stepped pedestal and holding his upturned hands before him, the folds of his ample belly indicated, and wearing a long kilt reaching to the ankles and carved with fourteen lines of inscription, inscriptions remaining on the pedestal and back pillar. height 18 1/4 in. 46.4 cm. Est. 100,000—150,000 USD - Lot Sold 134,500 USD PROVENANCE: Butros Andraos Collection, Cairo, 1920sEuropean private... [Lire la suite]
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