18 October 2005
AN EGYPTIAN TURQUOISE-GREEN GLAZED COMPOSITION AMULET OF HORUS THE FALCON
THIRD INTERMEDIATE PERIOD, CIRCA 9TH-7TH CENTURY B.C.
With detailed facial markings, feather and wing details, front legs restored, mounted; and a similar faience recumbent lion amulet with detailed face and mane, Late Period, 6th-4th Century B.C.
1¾ in. (4.4 cm.) high and 1¼ in. (3.2 cm.) long respectively (2)
Wilhelm Horn (1870-1959); acquired from Dr Lederer, 1930 (item one).
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