White crown amulet



Accession Number
BM7408
Current Location
House of Death (ground floor), Amulets case
Object Type
Jewellery, Amulet
Period
Late Period
Material
Faience
Provenance
Egypt
Measurements
Length: 25mm | Width: 13.5mm | Depth: 10.9mm
Number of Elements
1

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Description

A pale blue glazed composition amulet in the form of the white crown with a suspension ring at the back. It is likely dating to the Late Period. It is on long-term loan from the British Museum who acquired it in 1839 from John Doubleday.

Bibliography

Andrews, Carol 1994. Amulets of ancient Egypt. London: The British Museum Press. Goodridge, Wendy R. & Stuart J. Williams 2005. Offerings from The British Museum. Swansea: The Egypt Centre. [p. 5]

Last modified: 23 Oct 2020

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