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1941 Print Figurine Artifact Alexandria Egypt Lantern Statues Ptolemaic XHE3

1941 Print Figurine Artifact Alexandria Egypt Lantern Statues Ptolemaic XHE3

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This is an original 1941 black and white halftone print of four figurines from Alexandria, Egypt, during the Ptolemaic period.

1. Now in the Cairo Museum, a terracotta figurine of a bearded pedagogue and a boy. 2. Now in the Cabinet des Médailles, Paris, a terracotta lantern of an old man. 3. Now in the Cairo Museum, an old woman holding a lagynos. 4. Now in the Cairo Museum, a lamp of a slave carrying a lantern.


This 71+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 8.25 inches; 13 x 21 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is offering a collection of prints that will be sure to interest the classical history buff. Each of the Hellenistic art pieces depicted in this collection come with extensive provenance that will be provided in addition to our certificates of authenticity. Explore the world of coin iconography, or perhaps look into how Greek art was influenced during the Ptolemaic reign in Egypt. Every piece is in splendid collection, and the vast majority would look spectacular framed in your home or office!