Sadigh Gallery's Ancient Chinese Bronze Kylin Statue 36943. The Kylin is one of the "Four Divine Creatures" in Chinese mythology. With a frieze of elaborate floral and geometrics. The fan shaped tail to the back. Front leg resting on an oval shaped ball. Green patina. 1700's AD (6 ½" x 7"). http://sadighgalleryasian.moonfruit.com
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Sadigh Gallery's Ancient Egyptian Faience Amulet of Isis 28102. Made from green glaze faience, the forerunner of glass, Isis is seated on a throne, her infant son, Horus, on her lap. Isis was perhaps the most important Goddess of all Egyptian mythology in that her most important functions were those of Motherhood, marital devotion, healing the sick and the working of magical spells and charms. Hole for wearability. Ptolemaic. 305-30 BC (3/4"). http://sadighgalleryegypt.com
Just bought, Phryne, a 4th century courtesan, was aquitted at her capital offense trial after her lawyer partially opened her robe to reveal her body's stunning beauty. Do U know her story? 44 inches high.