About this object

Blue glazed faeince amulet in the shape of the Isis knot (tit) hieroglyph. Laterally pierced at the back through the pillar.

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 the Royal Institution, Liverpool
  • Collector
    Liverpool Royal Institution
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    1894 before
  • Measurements
    40 mm x 21 mm x 7 mm
  • Related people
    Liverpool Royal Institution ( Collector, previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

Object view = Humanities
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