Description & Technical information

Date:  ca. 664-660 BC
Period:  Beginning of the 26th dynasty, Late Period
Origin:  Egyptian
Medium: Limestone
Dimensions: 38 x 27 x 22 cm (15 x 10⁵/₈ x 8⁵/₈ inches)
Provenance: With the dealer Maguid Sameda (55 Ibrahim Pasha) in Cairo in the 1950s, described by the Egyptologist Jean Yoyotte in 1957 (per Bothmer’s archives, n°BVB 914).
In the collection of René Withofs (1919-1997), Brussels, from 1974 or before.
Sold to Antiquities, Sotheby’s, New York, on 10 December 1999, lot 229. 
Then in a private collection in New York.
Literature: - C. M. Zivie-Coche, Giza au premier millénaire, autour du temple d’Isis, dame des pyramides, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1991, pp. 215-216.
- M. Lehner and Z. Hawass, Giza and the Pyramids: The Definitive History, Chicago, 2017, p. 495.
- Published in our catalogue REFLECTION, 2019.
Categories: Sculpture