Son of Horus Amulet card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Son of Horus Amulet


On display


Flat-backed faience amulet in the shape of the falcon-headed god Qebehsenuef, who was one of the Four Sons of Horus. Faience amulets such as this were stitched to the mummy bandages or sewn onto an elaborate bead net which was placed over the mummy.