Large Egyptian Blue Faience Amulet of Shu
C. 713-332 BC – Late period
Nice large blue and black glazed amulet of Shu, god of light and air, considered to be cooling and thus calming and pacifying.
Although one hand is missing, is of a large size and in good condition with nice detial.
Ref: Amulets by W. M. Flinders Petrie. Similar examples to Plate XXX
Provenance: Ex Florence Rossetti Collection.
Size: 29mm x 41mm height