Amulet card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum



Currently not on display


Carnelian amulet probably carved in the shape of a flower or leaf on one side, flat and uninscribed on the other side, pierced on one end for suspension. Slighlty chipped in places. Wellcome Historical Medical Museum accession no. 30417. Formerly in the collection of Hon. Richard Bethell. Purchased at Sotheby's, London, 15 -17 December 1924, lot 144.