Ancient Egyptian Faience Djed Pillar Amulet

Item Description

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.



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