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Lot 2

Estimate: 35'000 GBP   |   Starting price: 28'000 GBP Price realized: 24'375 GBP
Egyptian polychrome glass flask in the form of a Bird
18th Dynasty (1549-1292 BC); length cm 8; Extremely rare typology: maybe an Egyptian goose or a turtle dove. This flask is intact and fragile, not assembled from fragments. Provenance: The Gotha Precious Collection: property of a Swiss Collector; with Oswald Burchard, Zurich, until 1983; formerly part of the M. Hess Collection (Hotel Jura, Basel).

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