Egyptian Faience Amarna Double Sided Openwork Eye of Horus Amulet

Item Description

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.



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