Egyptian Faience Amarna Double Sided Openwork Eye of Horus Amulet
C. 1352-1320 BC – New Kingdom, Amarna Period
A beautiful green glazed faience openwork Eye of Horus amulet with nice carvings to both sides within a frame with ragged edges.
Eye of Horus means: ”Whole One”. It is a symbol of protection and was believed to have healing powers.
Intact with some light earthy surface deposits and superb glaze with good detail. Nice example in excellent condition.
Ref: Amulets by Petrie, plate XXV.
Size: 19mm length
Provenance; Ex A. H. Collection.
No Longer Available