London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
AN EGYPTIAN SHEET GOLD AEGIS
LATE PERIOD-PTOLEMAIC, 7TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
The lion-headed aegis wearing sun disc with uraeus, suspension loop at rear
7/8 in. (2.2 cm.) high
Formerly in the Maurice Nahman collection (1868-1948).
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