Tutankhamun’s Pectoral of Horus with Sun-disk

Pectoral jewel depicting Horus in the form of a falcon with outspread wings around the sun disk, holding shen rings, the symbols of eternal protection in his claws. Made out of gold, carnelian and inlaid with colored glass paste and other semi-precious stones.

Tutankhamun’s Pectoral of Horus with Sun-disk
Pectoral of Horus with Sun-disk
Pectoral of Horus with Sun-disk

From the Tomb of Tutankhamun (KV62), Valley of the Kings, West Thebes. Now in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo. JE 61893