Lot 3: Large Egyptian Wood Standing Male Figure
January 24, 2014
Louisville, CO, USALive Auction
Description: Egypt, Middle Kingdom, ca. 2200 BCE. Carved wood standing male figure wearing a low relief carved knee length kilt depicted with black short cropped hair and sensitively carved facial features. Painted reddish-brown body with black and white details. 16-1/4 inches (41.cm) Height + Old wood block base. Provenance: Collection of Robert J. Molnar, Hillsdale, NJ, acquired 1960s. All items in this auction have been legally acquired, are legal to sell, and guaranteed to be as described or your money back. A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany all winning bids, papered by our parent company, Artemis Gallery Ancient Art. The starting price is the lowest price at which the lot can sell.
Condition Report: Missing both arms, stable hairline down the front of the figure, nose maybe reattached but original and otherwise overall excellent condition.