A NEW KINGDOM TWO-COLORED FAIENCE COSMETIC SPOON
dynasty xviii-xx, 1550-1070 b.c.
The handle with an open-work frontal image of the bandy-legged leonine deity Bes, his rib cage articulated, holding papyrus buds, with lotus flowers and Was-scepters framing, the circular bowl in the form of a shen-sign abutting his feather headdress
3 in. (7.6 cm) high