Egyptian faience lion amuletE40
A green glazed faience amulet depicting a couchant lion.
Egypt, Late Dynastic period, 730-332 BC
0.8 x 1.5 cms
Ex. Collection: Gustave Mustaki, Alexandria, Egypt; acquired mid 20th Century and exported under license of the Egyptian government.
Mustaki was a prolific antiquities collector, pieces from his collection are held by several major museums including the British Museum and Getty Museum.