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 €220 it sold for an unbelievable €29,712 (incl. buyer's premium). 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 €18,000 and sold for €44,568 (incl. buyer's premium), while the Ptah-Seker-Osiris statue found a new owner for €8,666 (incl.buyer's premium).