Symbol of life mini pendant

Symbol of life mini pendant

The famous "cross of life", as it was called by its contemporaries, probably did not represent a cross, but rather a loose knot, like a belt or a sandal strap. In the long list of hieroglyphs, this sign stood for the words "life" and "to live". It was pronounced "ankh" in ancient Egyptian.
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Characteristics

Museum :
Musée du Louvre
Material :
Sterling Silver and Silver gilt
EAN :
3336728129110
Matière de l'article :
VERMEIL
Model dimensions :
0.8 cm x 2.1 cm
Reference :
BP300080

Editor

Museum of Conservation :
LOUVRE
Publisher :
Réunion des musées nationaux - Grand Palais

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