|EGYPTIAN LARGE BRONZE SITULA
With a procession of deities; above, a frieze with barques, figures, baboons and jackals; open lotus blossom around base.
With metallurgical analysis by Dr. Gerhard Lehrberger from the University of Munich.
Band of faint hieroglyphic inscription at top.
Ptolemaic Period, 305-20 BC
H. 10 in. (25.5 cm.)
Ex Austrian collection; found in Donau province, Austria; probably part of an Egyptian cult.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2011, no. 173.