Ancient Egyptian Stone - Amulet of a solar disc - 1,8 cm.

Description
Ancient Egyptian Stone - Amulet of a solar disc - 1,8 cm.
Basse époque, vers 664 à 332 av. J.C. - Egypt

Amulet representing a solar disk placed on a small base. With this amulet, the deceased could hope to be in union with Ra, the god of the Sun, during the passage into the afterlife.

Dark blue stone: lapis lazuli or blue quartzite?
Height: 1.8 cm

Origin:
Purchased by the current owner in 1029 in Paris.
B.-M. collection, Paris, purchased in January 1977 in Paris.


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Lot details
Culture
Ancient Egyptian
Material
Stone
Object
- Amulet of a solar disc - 1,8 cm.
Century/ Timeframe
Basse époque, vers 664 à 332 av. J.C.
Origin
Egypt
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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