Bichrome Glazed Faience Amulet of the Udjat Eye

Egyptian blue and black faience amulet of the Udjat Eye, Late Period, 664-525 BC.

$350.00


Product Description

Amulet of the left eye of Horus, injuried by Seth but cured by his mother Isis, symbol of protection, royal power and good health. Horizontally pierced for suspension. Probably from the XXVIth Dynasty, ca. 664-525 BC.

Dimensions

14mm H., 19mm L.

Condition Report

Intact.

Provenance

Gallery Arete, IADAA Member, Zurich, Switzerland - Ref.7434. Acquired from a swiss private collection before 1990.
Culture Egyptian
Period Late Period
Material Faience
Category Amulets