Wednesday, 5 December 2018

Ancient artifacts at Christie's

27 antiquities were sold on 18 April 2018 in New York.

Among the pieces is a rare statue of Sekhim-Ankh-Ptah who lived between 2389 and 2255 BC. A minister in the Pharaonic era, he was considered the supervisor of most of the property business at the time. The relic was expected to fetch between $1 million and $1.5 million.
Over-sized Roman Marble head of a God. 2ND CENTURY A.D. USD $396,000 Egyptian ganodioite saced bull. LATE PERIOD, 664-332 B.C.Egyptian monumental head of NECTANEBO II, 360-343 B.C. USD 732,000