Bronze amulet, in the form of a male God

Made:
3000-2001

Buy this image as a print 

Buy

License this image for commercial use at Science and Society Picture Library

License

Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Bronze amulet, in the form of a male God with an erect penis, worn by barren women to promote conception, Egyptian, 3rd millennium

Details

Category:
Classical & Medieval Medicine
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A122436
type:
amulet
taxonomy:
credit:
Pritchard and Co.