Amulet of Qebehsenuef



Accession Number
PM8
Current Location
House of Death (ground floor), Amulets case
Object Type
Jewellery, Amulet
Material
Faience
Provenance
Egypt
Measurements
Height: 43mm | Width: 15mm | Depth: 6mm
Number of Elements
1
Divine Name
Qebehsenuef

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Description

A faience amulet of Qebehsenuef. He was one of the Four Sons of Horus who protected the intestines of the deceased. Here he is shown mummiform and carrying a folded cloth. Such amulets were placed on mummies.

Other Identity
8 (yellow sticker on back)
Previous Owner
Prys Morgan (1937–)
Acquisition
Gift, Prys Morgan ( 29 May 1991)
Last modified: 28 Oct 2020

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