Amulet of a djed-pillar
Height: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)
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Not On View
This amulet is of a glazed dark brown faience. There is a small piece missing. The amulet represents the djed-pillar. The pillar, which symbolized the spinal column of the funerary god Osiris, was the hieroglyphic symbol for stability.
Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Samuel D. Warren