Heket Egyptian Frog Goddess Post Earrings
Heket, the ancient Egyptian frog goddess, was revered as the protector of pregnant women and childbirth. There were many magic protective amulets given as gifts depicting either the goddess or her symbol of the frog.
Egyptian women looked to her for protection during pregnancy and childbirth and wore talismans with her image. The frog symbolizes the fetus, fertility, birth and reincarnation. Sterling Silver. Measures 18 x 18 mm.
To the ancient Egyptians the Frog symbolized mortal life, rebirth and resurrection.
.925 quality sterling silver
About 1/2 inch high