Ancient Egypt In Context

Amulets have been created from a wide assortment of materials, like faience, glass, and valuable stones – with colour frequently playing an critical symbolic part – and in a wide selection of types. They could possibly depict sacred objects animals (bull’s head amulets had been specifically widespread in the late Predynastic period) or hieroglyphs . From the New Kingdom onward, deities – specially household deities such as Bes and Taweret…Read More