Amulet: Djed Pillar

1926.02.0273

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Artifact Identification Amulet: Djed Pillar   (1926.02.0273)
Classification/
Nomenclature
Communication Artifacts : Personal Symbols : Belief Symbols
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Africa, North, Egypt
Period/Date N/A
Culture Egyptian
Location On Exhibitin the Egypt exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 2.3 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 1.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.6 cm
Weight 2 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Glass--Faience
Manufacturing Processes Cast, Firing
Munsell Color Information Moderate Bluish Green (2.5bg 5/4) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

James, T.G.H. Excavating in Egypt: The Egypt Exploration Society 1882-1982. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982. Spencer, A. J. Death in Ancient Egypt. Penguin Books, 1982.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Egypt Exploration Society
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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