Open Menu Open Search


Ankh Earrings

Availability: In stock

Member Price: $20.69
The ankh is the hieroglyphic symbol for “life” in ancient Egyptian writing and represents divine or eternal existence. People wore amulets like this believing them to possess unusual powers. Egyptians placed amulets in the linen wrappings of mummies hoping to protect the dead and ensure eternal life.

Materials: pewter with gold finish

Height 1 3/4", Width 1/2"
Become a Member

Enjoy world-class art and exclusive museum discounts.

Learn More

Sign up for VMFA Shop news and updates

Back to Top