Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

Christie's
27-29 April 2010, Amsterdam

Date of the auction: 27.04.2010 - 29.04.2010

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AN EGYPTIAN PREDYNASTIC SLATE PALETTE

AN EGYPTIAN PREDYNASTIC SLATE PALETTE
LATE 4TH MILLENNIUM B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN PREDYNASTIC SLATE PALETTE LATE 4TH MILLENNIUM B.C. Of rhomboidal form, 32 cm. long; and a quantity of flaked flint tools, 4th Millennium B.C., 7.5 cm. long av.(a lot

Lot #: 1

Estimate: €600 - €900

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER VESSEL

AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER VESSEL
NEW KINGDOM, CIRCA 1400-1200 B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER VESSEL NEW KINGDOM, CIRCA 1400-1200 B.C. Of conical shape with small pierced lug handle, 17 cm. high; an Egyptian alabaster lentoid-shaped flask, New Kingdom, circa 1300-1100 B.C., 15 cm. high; an alabaster

Lot #: 2

Estimate: €800 - €1,200

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN ALABASTER VESSELS

A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN ALABASTER VESSELS
PROBABLY OLD KINGDOM, CIRCA 2600-2200 B.C.
A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN ALABASTER VESSELS PROBABLY OLD KINGDOM, CIRCA 2600-2200 B.C. Including an ovoid alabaster vase with slightly everted rim, 13 cm. high; five other alabaster vessels and a cup, 9.5 cm high max.; and a

Lot #: 3

Estimate: €300 - €400

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN GILDED STEATITE HUMAN-HEADED HEART AMULET

AN EGYPTIAN GILDED STEATITE HUMAN-HEADED HEART AMULET
NEW KINGDOM, CIRCA 1250-1050 B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN GILDED STEATITE HUMAN-HEADED HEART AMULET NEW KINGDOM, CIRCA 1250-1050 B.C. Recessed below the collar for three hearts, mounted, 5.7 cm. high; a gesso-painted wood Ba (soul)-bird fragment with sun

Lot #: 4

Estimate: €500 - €800

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN MINIATURE STONE VESSELS

A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN MINIATURE STONE VESSELS
OLD KINGDOM-THIRD INTERMEDIATE PERIOD, CIRCA 2100-664 B.C.
A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN MINIATURE STONE VESSELS OLD KINGDOM-THIRD INTERMEDIATE PERIOD, CIRCA 2100-664 B.C. Including an Egyptian anhydrite vessel, Middle Kingdom, circa 1850 B.C., 4 cm. high; a

Lot #: 5

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER AND LIMESTONE HEADREST

AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER AND LIMESTONE HEADREST
1ST INTERMEDIATE PERIOD-MIDDLE KINGDOM, CIRCA 2181-1700 B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER AND LIMESTONE HEADREST 1ST INTERMEDIATE PERIOD-MIDDLE KINGDOM, CIRCA 2181-1700 B.C. Composed of three separate parts, the base inscribed for the 'Palace priestly official

Lot #: 6

Estimate: €400 - €600

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN MOTTLED STONE CYLINDRICAL JAR

AN EGYPTIAN MOTTLED STONE CYLINDRICAL JAR
PROBABLY OLD KINGDOM, CIRCA 2600-2200 B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN MOTTLED STONE CYLINDRICAL JAR PROBABLY OLD KINGDOM, CIRCA 2600-2200 B.C. With flaring everted rim; and another alabaster funerary jar, Dynasty III, circa 2700 B.C. 18.2 cm. and 13 cm. high respectively

Lot #: 7

Estimate: €1,000 - €1,500

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN BLUE GLAZED COMPOSITION WINGED SCARAB

AN EGYPTIAN BLUE GLAZED COMPOSITION WINGED SCARAB
LATE PERIOD-PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 6TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN BLUE GLAZED COMPOSITION WINGED SCARAB LATE PERIOD-PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 6TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. Attached with glazed composition tubular beads to form a necklace, 12 cm. long; an Egyptian blue

Lot #: 7 A

Estimate: €500 - €700

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN BLUE GLAZED COMPOSITION PAPYRUS SEAL

AN EGYPTIAN BLUE GLAZED COMPOSITION PAPYRUS SEAL
PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN BLUE GLAZED COMPOSITION PAPYRUS SEAL PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. The reverse with a deity protected by a uraeus, 4.2 cm. high; and two similar, 3.6 cm. high max. (3

Lot #: 8

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN AMULETS

A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN AMULETS
1ST MILLENNIUM B.C.
A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN AMULETS 1ST MILLENNIUM B.C. Comprising four green glazed composition amulets of deities (Sekhmet, Isis, Thoth, and Isis with Horus), Late Period, circa 6th-4th Century B.C., 5.5 cm. high max.; a dark green glazed composition amulet

Lot #: 9

Estimate: €700 - €900

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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FOUR EGYPTIAN BLUE GLAZED COMPOSITION AMULETS OF THE SONS OF...

FOUR EGYPTIAN BLUE GLAZED COMPOSITION AMULETS OF THE SONS OF HORUS
PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
FOUR EGYPTIAN BLUE GLAZED COMPOSITION AMULETS OF THE SONS OF HORUS PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. Each facing right and holding linen in their hands (1 jackal, 1 falcon, 1 baboon and 1

Lot #: 10

Estimate: €700 - €900

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION AMULETS AND SCARABS ...

A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION AMULETS AND SCARABS
CIRCA 2ND-1ST MILLENNIUM B.C.
A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION AMULETS AND SCARABS CIRCA 2ND-1ST MILLENNIUM B.C. Comprising one with Pharaoh holding flail and crook, with two uraei; another with a sphinx and Thutmosis III cartouche

Lot #: 11

Estimate: €500 - €800

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN TURQUOISE GLAZED COMPOSITION SHABTI

AN EGYPTIAN TURQUOISE GLAZED COMPOSITION SHABTI
LATE PERIOD-PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 6TH-2ND CENTURY B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN TURQUOISE GLAZED COMPOSITION SHABTI LATE PERIOD-PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 6TH-2ND CENTURY B.C. Inscribed with six lines from Chapter 6 of the Book of the Dead ; three others with traces

Lot #: 12

Estimate: €700 - €1,000

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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A LARGE GROUP OF EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA SHABTIS

A LARGE GROUP OF EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA SHABTIS
LATE PERIOD-PTOLEMAIC PERIOD 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
A LARGE GROUP OF EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA SHABTIS LATE PERIOD-PTOLEMAIC PERIOD 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. Of similar form, all uninscribed, 9 cm. high max.; and an Egyptian terracotta shabti with traces of yellow and

Lot #: 13

Estimate: €500 - €700

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN TURQUOISE GLAZED COMPOSITION SHABTI

AN EGYPTIAN TURQUOISE GLAZED COMPOSITION SHABTI
LATE PERIOD, CIRCA 6TH-2ND CENTURY B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN TURQUOISE GLAZED COMPOSITION SHABTI LATE PERIOD, CIRCA 6TH-2ND CENTURY B.C. Inscribed with seven lines from Chapter 6 of the Book of the Dead ; another similar with nine lines; three uninscribed, all

Lot #: 14

Estimate: €800 - €1,200

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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A GROUP OF FIVE ALABASTER VESSELS

A GROUP OF FIVE ALABASTER VESSELS
CIRCA 2ND-1ST MILLENNIUM B.C.
A GROUP OF FIVE ALABASTER VESSELS CIRCA 2ND-1ST MILLENNIUM B.C. Comprising a Greek alabaster alabastron with twin vestigial handles, circa 6th-5th Century B.C.; and another similar, 19 cm. high max.; an alabaster mortar and a collar; a

Lot #: 14 A

Estimate: €400 - €500

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE SISTRUM

AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE SISTRUM
CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE SISTRUM CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. The handle in the form of a Hathor column with cat above and two cats at base; and a bronze feather with ram's horn surmounted by a cobra, circa 6th-3rd B.C. 19 cm. and 12.7 cm. high

Lot #: 15

Estimate: €700 - €900

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN GROUP OF SMALL TURQUOISE GLAZED COMPOSITION AND ...

AN EGYPTIAN GROUP OF SMALL TURQUOISE GLAZED COMPOSITION AND STONE VESSELS
CIRCA 6TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN GROUP OF SMALL TURQUOISE GLAZED COMPOSITION AND STONE VESSELS CIRCA 6TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. Mainly for votive purposes, 10 cm. high max.; and an inscribed terracotta funerary cone, Dynasty

Lot #: 15 A

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE DEITIES

A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE DEITIES
CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE DEITIES CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. Including an Egyptian bronze finial surmounted by the jackal Wepwawet, 10.6 cm. high; a bronze figure of Osiris; another Bes; another Nefertum; and a ram-headed Amun pectoral

Lot #: 16

Estimate: €300 - €500

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN GREEN GLAZED COMPOSITION FIGURE OF A RECUMBENT L...

AN EGYPTIAN GREEN GLAZED COMPOSITION FIGURE OF A RECUMBENT LION
CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN GREEN GLAZED COMPOSITION FIGURE OF A RECUMBENT LION CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. And a turquoise glazed composition figure of a crouching dog, 1st Millennium B.C. or earlier 6.2 cm. and 6.3 cm. long

Lot #: 17

Estimate: €600 - €900

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURES OF DEITIES

A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURES OF DEITIES
CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURES OF DEITIES CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. Including an Egyptian bronze figure of the falcon Horus wearing the double crown, on a shrine base; a lizard casket; an Atum-snake casket; a divine

Lot #: 18

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF HORUS THE FALCON

AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF HORUS THE FALCON
CIRCA 4TH-2ND CENTURY B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF HORUS THE FALCON CIRCA 4TH-2ND CENTURY B.C. Wearing the double-crown, 10.8 cm. high, mounted; two bronze snakes, circa 4th-1st Century B.C., 18 cm. long, mounted on a wood base; and a bronze mirror

Lot #: 19

Estimate: €400 - €600

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF A SEATED IBIS

AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF A SEATED IBIS
CIRCA 6TH-2ND B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF A SEATED IBIS CIRCA 6TH-2ND B.C. The eyes recessed for now missing inlays, 7.7 cm. high; another striding Ibis, the wood body with blue painted tail, mounted, 11.6 cm. high; a bronze Ibis head, mounted, 6.2

Lot #: 20

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURES OF DEITIES

A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURES OF DEITIES
4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. AND LATER
A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURES OF DEITIES 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. AND LATER Including an Egyptian bronze bust of a cat, 8 cm. high, circa 4th-1st Century B.C.; and seven other Egyptian style bronze figures of deities

Lot #: 21

Estimate: €200 - €400

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURES OF DEITIES

A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURES OF DEITIES
CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
A GROUP OF EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURES OF DEITIES CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. Including an Egyptian bronze figure of Osiris wearing an Atef -crown and holding the flail and crook; two other similar; and two figures of Harpocrates

Lot #: 22

Estimate: €400 - €500

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE PECTORAL OF ISIS/HATHOR

AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE PECTORAL OF ISIS/HATHOR
CIRCA 6TH-3RD CENTURY B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE PECTORAL OF ISIS/HATHOR CIRCA 6TH-3RD CENTURY B.C. The goddess's head surmounted by a modius of uraei and a frontal uraeus, the sun disk between cow's horns, traces of gilding, eyes inlaid, 19.5 cm. high; a pair

Lot #: 23

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN SEATED BRONZE FIGURE OF ISIS AND HORUS

AN EGYPTIAN SEATED BRONZE FIGURE OF ISIS AND HORUS
LATE PERIOD-PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH-2ND CENTURY B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN SEATED BRONZE FIGURE OF ISIS AND HORUS LATE PERIOD-PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH-2ND CENTURY B.C. Wearing the vulture headdress and sun disc between cow's horns, mounted 21.2 cm

Lot #: 24

Estimate: €2,000 - €3,000

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN LIMESTONE SCULPTOR'S MODEL

AN EGYPTIAN LIMESTONE SCULPTOR'S MODEL
PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN LIMESTONE SCULPTOR'S MODEL PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. Representing a pharaoh wearing the nemes -crown and a uraeus, squares marked out, with additional carved relief of Isis on the back

Lot #: 25

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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A BRONZE FIGURE OF A SEATED CAT

A BRONZE FIGURE OF A SEATED CAT
A BRONZE FIGURE OF A SEATED CAT Hollow cast, ears alert, wearing a broad beaded collar, tail curled around the right side, on marble base 16 cm. high

Lot #: 27

Estimate: €100 - €150

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010

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AN EGYPTIAN FRAGMENTARY PAINTED FUNERARY CARTONNAGE FRAGMENT...

AN EGYPTIAN FRAGMENTARY PAINTED FUNERARY CARTONNAGE FRAGMENT
PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN FRAGMENTARY PAINTED FUNERARY CARTONNAGE FRAGMENT PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C. The broad floral collar with falcon terminals and winged sun disc; and another similar

Lot #: 29

Estimate: €400 - €600

Date: 27 Apr 2010 - 29 Apr 2010