About this object

Green faience amulet in the form of a djed-pillar, both a symbol of the god Osiris and a hieroglyphic sign which means ‘enduring’, ‘stable’ and similar concepts.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
    Late Period
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    664 BC - 332 BC about
  • Materials
    Egyptian Faience
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Kathleen Mary Crosse
  • Collector
    Kathleen Mary Crosse
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    1942 before
  • Measurements
    26 mm x 8.9 mm x 6.7 mm
  • Related people
    Kathleen Mary Crosse ( Collector, previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

  • Kathleen Mary Crosse

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1942
    Disposal method: Donation
Object view = Humanities
Have 20 place tagsPage load time: 111 ms