Ancient Egyptian carnelian heart amuletSKU: 00262
1570 - 1070 BC
Made of precious carnelian
In good condition
These heart amulets, also called 'Ib' or 'Ab' were worn and given to the deceased. They represented the power of life and free will. This particular one is made of the precious material carnelian.
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Ex. Private UK collection, collected in the 1990's.
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