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Egyptian bronze swimming male figure EGYPTIAN BRONZE SWIMMING MALE FIGURE

With wig; remains of gilding on wig and body; missing arms. Fine style.

XXVIth Dynasty, 664-525 BC

L. 3 3/4 in. (8.3 cm.)

Ex John Kluge collection, reacquired by Royal-Athena in December 1988; M.W. collection, Ferndale, Michigan, acquired from Royal-Athena in January 1990.

Published: J. Eisenberg, Gods and Mortals: Bronzes from the Ancient World, 1989, no. 146

On loan to Picker Art Gallery, Colgate Univ.; Fitchburg Art Museum, 1990-2015.


Egyptian bronze swimming male figure

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