EGYPTIAN BLUE GLAZED FAIENCE APIS BULL AMULET

C. 713-30 BC - Late to Ptolemaic Period
A light blue glazed faience amulet of Apis bull. Apis or Hapis.
Meaning: Special devotion. The Apis is a bull deity worshiped in the Memphis region and was the most important of all the sacred animals in Egypt.
Typical late style but in good condition and complete with suspension loop.
Ex Florence Rossetti Collection
22mm width

  • Item no: L382
  • 1 Units in Stock

£195.00



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