About this object

Dark green stone heart amulet with perforated loop at the top for suspension. One of 24 amulets from the mummy of Djedher, Abydos, cemetery G50, Tomb 10, Petrie's excavations.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
    Late Period
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    380 BC - 343 BC (Dynasty 30)
  • Materials
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1902
  • Collector
    Egypt Exploration Society
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Abydos Cemetery G
  • Date collected
    1902
  • Measurements
    19 mm x 11 mm x 7 mm
  • Related people
    Egypt Exploration Society (Collector, previous owner); William Matthew Flinders Petrie (Previous owner)

Explore related

Publications

  • Abydos: Part I : 1902

    Petrie, William Matthew Flinders

    Author: Petrie, William Matthew Flinders
    Publisher: Egypt Exploration Fund
    Date: 1902
    Description:

Ownership

Previous owners

  • Egypt Exploration Society

    Owned from: 1902
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1902-09-16
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
  • William Matthew Flinders Petrie

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: Unknown or unrecorded
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
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