Hollow bronze statue of the Egyptian God Nefertum, known as "He Who is Beautiful" and "Water Lily of the Sun". Egyptians often carried small statuettes of him as good-luck charms. Arms at the sides, chin beard, wearing a double crown of Egypt with a cobra on the forehead and a short kilt. Standing on a base. Traces of green patina. 26th Dynasty. 663-525 BC (10 1/4" X 3").
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