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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

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


Object Place: Egypt, Deir el-Bahari

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 2.2 cm (1 3/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

05.252

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Bronze plaque with design of two wedjat eyes impressed.

Provenance

From Deir el-Bahari. 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.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription