Seller: grimstonian (3,182) 100%, Location: West Sussex, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 232711440684 Egyptian amuletic stone pendant of goddess Tawaret: 7th-4th century BC. Click images to enlarge Description Egyptian Eye of Horus amulet. A small black stone amulet in the form of the goddess Tawaret standing; plain, flat reverse; suspension ring to the top (image shows front and side view of same amulet). Fine condition. Height 15 mms (0.6 ins). Late Dynastic Period: Circa 664-332 BC. Provenance: From a prominent London auction house sale August 2016: Formerly from an early 20th century collection. Suppied with COA. The Eye of Horus was a powerful symbol of protection in Ancient Egypt, also known as the Wedjet, (or Ujat, meaning "Whole One") and the "all seeing eye". It was believed to have healing and protective power, and was used as a protective amulet. For similar examples see Carol Andrews, 'Amulets of Ancient Egypt' (London 1994, pp43-44, fig 46). (code F016) Payment Payment by Paypal Shipping Proof of posting is obtained for all items (copy available on request). Items posted to UK: We will take responsibility for an adequate level of insurance. Countries outside UK: Items will be sent with insurance against loss in the post. If it is possible, we will also send with tracking, but not all countries have this possibility; if in doubt, you are welcome to check with us. Terms of Sale All items are guaranteed to be authentic, to date from the period stated, and to comply with the description provided, with no time restriction for return if not. We also offer a no-quibble refund if you are in any way unhappy with your purchase and it is returned in the same condition within 14 days. About Us We have been dealing in antiquities and items of archaeological interest since the early 1990s, and have sold thousands of items to collectors all over the World, including leading museums. TimesAncient is committed to the ethical purchase of all items of historical significance that we offer. We never knowingly engage in the purchase of objects who provenance or ownership history is deemed to be dubious. All ancient items offered for sale on our website are purchased from legitimate sources. These include old private collections, auction houses, legal finders and responsible dealers within the coin and ancient art market. Every item we sell is guaranteed to be authentic and to date from the period stated. Nothing beats the feeling of handling and owning an item created by humans in far-off history. Contact Us If you have any queries, please contact us using your eBay message board. Images sell! Get Supersized Images & Free Image HostingCreate your brand with Auctiva's Customizable Templates. Attention Sellers - Get Templates Image Hosting, Scheduling at Auctiva.com. Track Page Views WithAuctiva's FREE Counter Condition: Egyptian amuletic stone pendant of goddess Tawaret: 7th-4th century BC., Type: Amulet, Culture: Eqyptian, Material: Stone, Provenance: early 20th century collection.