Auction No. 28 is finished.
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203 users from all over the world participated in last Friday’s auction of “Ancient Egyptian and Islamic Art from two Important Collections”. The indisputable highlight of the auction was the Indo-Persian bronze censer with arabesque decorations, with a starting price of only EUR 220 and selling for an unbelievable EUR 24,000. Auctioneer Fabian Markus was pleased with the great result, as was the auction’s curator, expert on Islamic and Oriental art Dominik Mahdavi Azar.
The incredibly beautiful wooden model boat from the Middle Kingdom of ancient Egypt started at EUR 18,000 and sold for EUR 36,000, while the Ptah-Seker-Osiris statue found a new owner for EUR 7,000.