An Egyptian basalt fragment depicting a naturalistic hand fragment

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An Egyptian basalt fragment depicting a naturalistic hand fragment.
Stock Number:
y4060
$ 875.00

Description

A beautifully carved basalt fragment from a larger figure. Executed with fantastic attention to detail around the nail and cuticle on the more complete figure. Possibly belonging to a figure of a Priest.

Ex T. McAllister Collection, United Kingdom 1970's Art Market, Acquired from him during the 1990's while he resided in Queensland.

Origin:

27th to 30th Dynasty, Circa 525 to 334 B.C., Egypt

Dimensions:

Height: 12 cm / Width:  8 cm 

Height including stand: 13.6 cm

Condition:

Ancient loss evident, presented on a custom display mount..