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Faience figure of Shu


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Title/s

Faience figure of Shu

Category

jewellery

Name

amulet

Description

Shu, kneeling on one knee, arms upraised, sun disk on head. Shu was the god of sunlight and air.

Field Collection

?Egypt

Dimensions

height 11.3 cm

Period

Late Period

Date

circa 664 B.C. — 332 B.C.

Provenance

bought: Petrie, William Matthew Flinders, Sir 1903 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Material/s

faience

Accession Number

E.13.1903 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 50617; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-12)

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