An Egyptian Faience Amulet of Khnum, Late Period, ca 664 - 332 BCE


$2,200 USD

Molded-in pale green faience, the ram-headed god of fertility, who is associated with water and procreation. shown standing on an integral plinth with back pillar, striding forward, his hands fisted as his sides and wearing a short pleated kilt, the back pierced for attachment.

Condition: Intact and in very good condition overall

Dimensions: Height: 4.7 cm (1.85 inches)

Provenance: RDA private collection, acquired from the NY trade as part of a collection assembled in the 1970s and 1980s.