13 June 2000
AN EGYPTO-PHOENICIAN GILT FAIENCE INLAY
circa 500 b.c.
Modelled in the form of a serpent, the two looped uraeus facing left, preserving traces of gilding on the eye and body
4 in. (10.2 cm) high
Dr. Elie Borowski
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