Egyptian Painted Wood Block-Figure of a Master of Boat
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Egyptian: Wood: Pre AD 1000: item # 1138238
Please refer to our stock # 22.19220 when inquiring.
Seated, black short cut hair, almond shaped eyes in black and white, his arms resting on his knees, wrapped in his white mantle. Egyptian "block figures" were made for models to depict important people such as priests, scribes, and leaders.
Size: 15 cm H - 5 7/8”
Material : Wood
Culture : Egypt, 26th Dynasty, c. 600 B.C.
Condition : Some chips to paint, otherwise intact
Display stand included
Price is Inclusive of Worldwide Shipping by Royal Mail (Registered/Signed For) and Insured
Provenance: ex. British collection, acquired in a London gallery in the 1980s.