|EGYPTIAN BRONZE NEITH
The Divine Protectress, wearing the Red Crown of Lower Egypt and a necklace. Hieroglyphic inscription on all 4 sides of base requesting life. Dark brown patina.
XXVIth Dynasty, ca. 664-525 BC
H. 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm.)
Ex collection of Rupert Allan, Beverly Hills, California; Dr. R. E. collection, Edina, Minnesota, acquired from Royal-Athena in July 1992.