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AN ANCIENT EGYPTIAN FAIENCE KHNUM AMULET

AN ANCIENT EGYPTIAN FAIENCE KHNUM AMULET


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Depicted as a finely-detailed couchant ram. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 3/4 inch. Intact with intact suspension loop. From a Colorado private collection. Khnum was the Egyptian water god and the potter god of creation. It was believed that he created the first children on his potter's wheel with clay from the banks of the Nile.