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June 08 — 13, 2019
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LOT 301

Lot 301

Egyptian Basalt Head of a Healing Statue, Late Period-Ptolemaic Period, 7th-2nd century B.C.

Egyptian Basalt Head of a Healing Statue, Late Period-Ptolemaic Period, 7th-2nd century B.C.
Lot 301 Details
Egyptian Basalt Head of a Healing Statue, Late Period-Ptolemaic Period, 7th-2nd century B.C.

the cranium densely covered in registers of hieroglyphics and with a figure of Horus at the back
height 5.1 in — 13 cm

Estimate $3,500-$5,000

Realised: $120,000
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Egyptian Basalt Head of a Healing Statue, Late Period-Ptolemaic Period, 7th-2nd century B.C.
  • Egyptian Basalt Head of a Healing Statue, Late Period-Ptolemaic Period, 7th-2nd century B.C.
  • Egyptian Basalt Head of a Healing Statue, Late Period-Ptolemaic Period, 7th-2nd century B.C.
  • Egyptian Basalt Head of a Healing Statue, Late Period-Ptolemaic Period, 7th-2nd century B.C.
  • Egyptian Basalt Head of a Healing Statue, Late Period-Ptolemaic Period, 7th-2nd century B.C.
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CONDITION DETAILS

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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