9 December 2004
THE PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN GENTLEMAN
THREE EGYPTIAN FAIENCE AMULETS
LATE PERIOD TO PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 664-30 B.C.
Including a blue-green lion-headed Mayhes wearing a kilt and a composite crown; a brown kneeling Shu wearing a solar disk over a striated tripartite wig, his arms raised; and a green jackal-headed Anubis wearing a kilt, with high erect ears; all on integral plinths
Mayhes: 2 in. (5 cm.) high (3)
Mayhes: V. Kerpel, New York, 1980.
Shu: Dr. H.A. Fawcett; Sotheby's, London, 13 July 1981.
Anubis: with Royal-Athena Galleries, New York, 1994.
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