Monday 30 October 2023

Lot 29

An Egyptian white glazed faience fragment from a chalice, 3rd Intermediate Period, 1075-716 B.C.

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Lot 29

An Egyptian white glazed faience fragment from a chalice, 3rd Intermediate Period, 1075-716 B.C.

Price Realised: £2,624

Estimate: £2,000 - £2,500

Price realised is hammer price plus fees (31.2% Buyers Premium inclusive of VAT).

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Lot 29

Description

An Egyptian white glazed faience fragment from a chalice, 3rd Intermediate Period, 1075-716 B.C.

Moulded in shallow relief with part of a scene showing a man grasping a prisoner by the hair about to smite him, behind a male figure wearing a kilt and crown, standing behind an enthroned king or god holding a crook, aquatic birds in the register above, Nilotic flowers below, 5cm x 6cm

Provenance:

Private collection, Japan (Sotheby’s, New York, June 12th, 2001, no. 326, illus.)
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale.

Property from the collection of Peter Sharrer, US.  

Exhibited:

Oliver Forge and Brendan Lynch, in collaboration with Claire Brown Art, London, 2022 “Yes, wonderful things”. Egyptian Art from 3000-100 B.C., cat. no. 20, illus.

 

For related examples see F. D. Friedman, ed., Gifts of the Nile: Ancient Egyptian Faience, Providence, 1998, no. 116 (king smiting prisoner) and 117 (swamp scene). Also compare Egyptian Art at Eton College, Windsor, 1999, nos. 53 and 54.

 

Buyer's Premium

The buyer shall pay the hammer price together with a premium thereon of 26% up to £20,000 (31.2% inclusive of VAT), 25% from £20,001 - £500,000 (30% inclusive of VAT), 20% from £500,001 thereafter (24% inclusive of VAT). The premium price is subject to VAT at the standard rate.

VAT
VAT is not charged on the hammer price unless it is stated that there is 'VAT applicable on the hammer price at the end of the description. Buyer's premium is subject to VAT.
(ARR) - ARTIST'S RESALE RIGHT

Qualifying living artists and the descendants of artists deceased within the last 70 years are entitled to receive a re-sale royalty each time their work is bought through an auction house or art market professional.

It applies to lots with hammer value over €1,000 as follows:
0 to €50,000 - 4%, €50,000.01 to €200,000 - 3%
€200,000.01 to €350,000 - 1%,
€350,000.01 to €500,000 - 0.5%
Exceeding €500,000 - 0.25%
ARR is capped at €12,500

Please note ARR is calculated in euros. Auctioneers will apply current exchange rates.

Export of goods

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