Egyptian faience lion amulet

E40

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A green glazed faience amulet depicting a couchant lion.

Culture
Egypt, Late Dynastic period, 730-332 BC

Size
0.8 x 1.5 cms

Condition
Intact

Provenance
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.

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