WHITE FAIENCE LION

Print

WHITE FAIENCE LION
Couchant, its forelegs stretched out on rectangular base, staring in the distance, tail curled around the right haunch, suspension loop on its spine, underside base not decorated

Ex priv. coll. G.M.R.H., England.
L. 6,2 cm. Intact. Rare for its white colour.

New Kingdom-Third Intermediate Period, c. 1300-1000 BC

Cf. C. Andrews, Amulets of Ancient Egypt, London 1994, p. 64-5

 4.500

Categories: , ,