Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bahari, Temple of Mentuhotep

Dimensions

Other: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

05.240

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Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Blue glaze, lines in darker color.

Provenance

From Deir el-Bahari, Temple of Mentuhotep. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1905)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription