London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE LOCK IN THE FORM OF A HEAD OF ANUBIS
CIRCA 3RD-1ST CENTURY B.C.
Realistically modelled with tall pointed ears and stippling for the hair on the face, wearing tripartite wig and beaded collar, flat across the back and base and lateral mortise for use as a lock
1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm.) high
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