A Small Egyptian Polychrome Clay Coffin Cover, Roman Period, circa 3rd/4th Century A.D.
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
Property from an Alsatian Private Collection
A Small Egyptian Polychrome Clay Coffin Cover
Roman Period, circa 3rd/4th Century A.D.
holding implements and wearing a broad collar and the nemes-headcloth with uraeus, a column of inscription in front.
Height 69 cm.
Lower third repaired from three fragments across across feet and proper left side. Clean joins with virtually no losses except on lower edge of feet and in one area along proper right side.
Note minor chips and losses, including to outer side of proper left wig lappet, middle of proper right lappet, bridge of nose, and uraeus head.
Areas of soil/incrustation overall.
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