Djed Pillar Amulet

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Object Name: 
Djed Pillar Amulet
Accession Number: 
52.1.37
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
99-1 BC
Primary Description: 
Djed Pillar Amulet. Soft red stone. Cut and incised. Elaborate djed pillar with cross-hatched body with elaborate horizontal capital.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Mansoor, M. A., Former Collection
Parke-Bernet Galleries, NYC, Source
1952-02-04
Color: 
Technique: 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 289, #884; BIB# 29547