Bastet on a throne decorated with the decans

Faience | 9.1in | c. 1070-664 BC

Unknown Artist

The goddess Bastet sits on a throne on top of a podium that has a slanting front. On this ramp two sets of stairs flank a smooth central area inscribed with an amuletic formula "[this is] Bastet who makes protection and life for [me]." The throne is ...
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