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Sun-disc amulet

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Amulet of sun disc. Pierced through the middle.

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, Dynasty 26, 664–525 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.481

Medium or Technique

Lapis lazuli

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets