Male Figure (Forgery) card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Male Figure (Forgery)


Currently not on display


Forgery of an ancient Egyptian antiquity acquired by Sir Henry Wellcome in 1930. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Light corrosion, white residue, surface dirt. Wellcome Historical Medical Museum no. A168583. MALE FIGURE. Bronze; on wooden stand; Greek inscription across back. ? Ptolemaic. Egypt. Purchased at Stevens’ Auction Rooms Ltd., London, 2 September 1930 Lot 531.