Djed Pillar Pendants



Eighteen blue and green glazed faience amuletic pendants in the form of djed pillars. Loops for suspension at the top and bottom of the pendants. Once threaded together as a necklace or other personal decoration. Mayer Inventory: Fifty two faience amulets in the shape of Djed column, emblems of stability. Catalogue card (1910): 29 djed amulets, blue and green glazed, also 1 with brown glaze.