Sculpture (Forgery) card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Sculpture (Forgery)

1973.4.453

Currently not on display

Information

Forgery of a male head. Annotation in red written on the neck "P VI 10" (a reference to an auction catalogue); "128A" on the top. Sold at Sotheby's 1906, 19-21 Dec Lot 84/6: Two sepulchral Figures of men in squatting position; one with name of "nesi-ba-neb-daddu"; another, wanting the head; and three fragments; XXth-XXIInd dynasties (plate VI, 2-11). Illustrated in the 1906 sale catalogue of the Robert de Rustafjaell collection, sold at Sotheby's 1906, 19-21 December, pl. VI.10.