Description & Technical information
Period: Old Kingdom, 2686– 2181 B.C
Provenance: Previously in the Private Collection of Professor Dr. Roland Bay (1909-1992), Orselina, originally acquired in the 1950s. The back of base stamped with the Japanese seal mark "Yoshio", the artist name for the stand maker Kichizô Inagaki (1876-1951).
Thence by descent.
Sold at: Antiquities, Christie’s, 7 July 2021, London, Lot 11.
Private Collection, UK, acquired from the above sale.
Categories: Classical & Egyptian antiquities, Sculpture
Discover the gallery
Specializing in Classical, Egyptian, Near Eastern, Islamic and Indian Works of art.
More Works From This Gallery
Cat Head of the Goddess Bastet
Hasean Funerary Stone for 'Matmat'
Head of a Dignitary