In hieroglyphic text, a cartouche was used to eternalize the pharaoh's name and came to be used as an amulet. The oval ring that surrounds the name was meant to protect the pharaoh in the afterlife. These beautiful cartouches can be personalized with the name or phrase of your choosing in Egyptian hieroglyphics. Limit of eight letters.
Please note: Personalized items cannot be returned unless damaged or defective. Please check your order carefully; once placed, your order for this item cannot be canceled. Not available for shipment outside of the U.S. Please allow 4-6 weeks for delivery. Physical US address required; No PO Boxes, APOs, or FPOs.
Handmade in Cairo. The 14k gold or sterling silver box chain is 18''L and the pendant is 1 1/2''L. Available in Egyptian sterling silver or 18k gold.
In the script of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics, an
oval with a horizontal line at one end was called a cartouche and symbolized the presence of a royal name. During the centuries of Pharaonic rule, the cartouche came to be used ...