|EGYPTIAN BRONZE KHONSU, THE MOON GOD
Wearing a crescent and moon disk, holding an udjat- or wedjat-eye, a protective amulet. Dark green patina.
XXVIth Dynasty, ca. 664-525 BC
H. 5 in. (12.7 cm.)
Ex John Kluge collection, acquired from Royal-Athena in 1982; Dr. R. E. collection, Edina, Minnesota, acquired from Royal-Athena in March 1989.
Published: J. Eisenberg, The Age of Cleopatra (1988), no. 34.