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Egyptian bronze seated Imhotep,  god of medicine and learning, Egyptian bronze seated Imhotep,  god of medicine and learning,
EGYPTIAN BRONZE SEATED IMHOTEP, GOD OF MEDICINE AND LEARNING

Patron of architects, holding an open inscribed papyrus scroll on his lap; electrum-inlaid eyes. He wears a wesekh-collar; inscription on base. Very fine style. Dark olive green patina.

XXVIth-XXXth Dynasty, 664-380 BC

H. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm.)

Ex C. Ede, London, 1986; A.M. collection, Rochester Hills, Michigan, acquired from Royal-Athena in March 1987.

On loan to Miami Univ. Art Museum; Ball State Univ Art Gallery; George Mason Univ.; Fitchburg Art Museum, 1988-2015.

MA1601C
$35,000


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