Ancient Egyptian Faience Djed Pillar Amulet
C. 668-343 BC – 26th-30th Dynasty- Late Period
A nice green / blue coloured Djed Pillar amulet, with four parallel bars which supported the heavens.
Meaning: Representing the backbone of Osiris and symbolising strength and stability.
Nice glaze with good clear detail, colour and intact.
Ref: Amulets by Petrie, plate III
Size: 23mm height
Provenance; Ex Sotheby’s 1960’s, Ex Belgium lawyer based in London.