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Seal amulet

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Seal with handle. The underside shows two gods flanking a djed-sign.

Provenance

Luigi Vassalli Collection (1812-1887); by 1957: Horace L. Mayer Collection; 1957: gift of Horace L. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, Late Period, 664–332 B.C.

Dimensions

Length: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.425

Medium or Technique

Blue faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals