DE_Berlin, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum
Philipp, Mira et Magica, no. 9
Stosch, Philipp von, Collection
17 x 14 x 3 mm
1st c. BC (H. Philipp)
Alexandria, goddess; clothing: mantle; columns (2); headdress, elephant; naiskos; plant: stalks of grain (2); star
A: Bust of a goddess (Alexandria) in profile to left, in elephant-headdress and mantle (?), placed within a naiskos. A flight of steps leads up to the naiskos, which is framed by two columns, and topped by a lunette decorated with a star. The edifice is flanked by stalks of grain on each side.