Millions of Years Amulet

14.10.01.52i(4)
Silver wire shaped to resemble a hieroglyph meaning 'Millions-of-years' and once worn as an amulet that symbolised eternity.Outer corroded silver wire is broken at one corner but the bottom part of the seated deity and their arms are present. From a robbed burial excavated by David Randall-MacIver and Arthur Mace in 1900 at Cemetery D at Abydos (Tomb D81).