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* An Egyptian limestone Double-Sided Sculptor's Model of a Priest or King, Ptolemaic Period, ca. 4th - 3rd century BCE

ES1904

Carved in raised relief on both sides, one with the bust of a young man in profile to the right, the face with finely carved facial features, wearing a close-fitting skull cap, a small incised trial ear on the shoulder, the reverse with several practice sketches including a profile head and a large ear.

Cf. N. Tomoum, The Sculptors' Models of the Late and Ptolemaic Periods, Cairo, 2005, pl. 43, nos. 73-5.

Dimensions: Height: 14 cm (5.5 inches)

Condition: Intact and in good condition overall.

Provenance: Ex. Dr. Max Stein, American private collection, 1970s, thereafter the Harer Family Trust Collection, acquired from Walter M. Banko Ltd, Montreal, 19 April 2002.


Category: Over $10000, Sculpture, Stone

Type: Egyptian

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