Egyptian Lapis Lazuli Tyet (Isis Knot) Amulet
C. 713-332 BC – Late Period
A flat deep blue/purple lapis lazuli Isis Knot also known as the girdle of Isis. The knot is associated with Isis, sister-wife of the ruler of the dead, Osiris.
Intact with some earthy surface deposits and strong colour.
Ref: Amulets by Petrie, Plate VII.
Provenance: Ex H. N. Collection, Milton Keynes, collected in 1980’s – 1990’s.
Size: 21mm height
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