Egyptian Faience Amulet of a Falcon-headed Goddess
An ancient Egyptian blue faience amulet of a falcon-headed goddess, enthroned, wearing a long sheath dress with hands to the sides of her lap.
20th - 30th Dynasty.
The identification of this obscure falcon-headed female goddess is uncertain. Perhaps she represents the deity of an Egyptian district or Nome.
Formerly in a French private collection; subsequently in a New York private collection.