Cowrie Seal Amulet card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Cowrie Seal Amulet

Currently not on display


Glazed steatite cowrie. Underside decorated with a spiral design CONDITION NOTE (1998): Surface loss, worn, surface dirt. From the Egypt Exploration Fund 1884 excavations at Tanis (San el-Hagar), directed by William Flinders Petrie; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.