AN EGYPTIAN FAIENCE BES
LATE PERIOD TO PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 664-30 B.C.
Blue in color, the bandy-legged deity nude but for a belt across his ample belly, standing on an integral plinth, his leonine facial features well detailed, his tongue lolling, wearing a heart-shaped pendant and a plumed headdress, a suspension loop on the reverse
3½ in. (8.9 cm.) high