Sun-disc amulet

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.481

Medium or Technique

Lapis lazuli

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of sun disc. Pierced through the middle.

Provenance

Luigi Vassalli Collection (1812-1887); by 1957: Horace L. Mayer Collection; 1957: gift of Horace L. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer