Pendant Representing the Lion-Headed Goddess
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1075-656 B.C.E.
Third Intermediate Period (probably)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Small gold lion-headed aegis made from three parts: front, rear, and eyelet. The front was struck from a single die and was closed off in the rear by a single sheet of metal to which was attached an eyelet.
Condition: Eyelet missing; slight bends.
This item is not on view
Pendant Representing the Lion-Headed Goddess, ca. 1075-656 B.C.E. Gold, 5/8 x 11/16 in. (1.6 x 1.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.708E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.708E_NegB_print_bw.jpg)
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