This pin is based on an ancient Egyptian faience inlay (4th century B.C.) depicting a composite hieroglyph, termed the "Horus of Gold," in which the falcon god Horus sits on top of the sign for gold.
LACMA's permanent collection includes many objects from ancient Egypt.
- Stainless steel and enamel pin with butterfly back closure
- 1 x 1 inches
- Clean with a damp cloth and dry with a soft cloth