Pottery mould for wadjet eye amulets

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Current Location
Board 1
Object Type
Implements and utensils, Mould, Amulet mould
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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.