|3. Djed Pillar|
|This amulet is in the form of the hieroglyphic sign that means "enduring" or "stable." The djed was used as one of Osiris's symbols, and was seen as a representation of the god's backbone. Djed pillar amulets were placed on the mummy's lower torso.|
|Egypt, Late - Ptolemaic Periods
ca. 712 - 30 B.C.