Galerie Günter Puhze
Ancient Art

Object: 7248

Priest

Late Period, 26th dynasty, circa 664 – 525 BC

Solid-cast bronze. Kneeling male figure of a priest with back pillar inscribed with Hieroglyphic text: „Neith may give life to …”. He wears a close-fitting cap on his head. Anatomic details of the upper body. Intact.

Provenance

German private collection S., acquired in the first half of the 20th century.

H 5.2 cm with tang    H 4 cm without tang

Price € 2,800