Pottery mould for wadjet eye amulets
- Accession Number
- Current Location
- Board 1
- Object Type
- Implements and utensils, Mould, Amulet mould
- Number of Elements
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A pottery mould for making wadjet eye amulets. It likely dates to the New Kingdom. This item has traces of faience adhering to it. Such moulds were used for making objects out of faience. The faience frit would be put in the mould and then fired.
- Previous Owner
- Sir Henry Solomon Wellcome (1853–1936)
- Assumed long-term loan, The Wellcome Trust (15 Feb 1971)
- Last modified: 12 Oct 2020