Djed Pillar Amulet The djed pillar amulet was one of the most…

Djed Pillar Amulet

The djed pillar amulet was one of the most common of all those placed on the mummy. A number of them could be strung around the lower torso, or placed singly on the upper chest or around the neck. The djed pillar symbolized stability and endurance. Faience and bright blue glaze, 12.8 x 4.3 x 1.6 cms.
Late Period, ca. 715-332 BC. Now in the Freud Museum, London.

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