Egyptian faience Maahes amuletE74
A glazed faience amulet depicting a leonine figure wearing the sun-disc crwon, probably a representation of Maahes.
Egypt, Late Dynastic Period, 730-332 BC
1.8 x 2.7 cms
Suspension loop lost, some chipping to the ears and crown
Ex. private collection, Paris, France; acquired 1960’s-1980’s.