Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Nubian


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Other: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.835

Medium or Technique

Lapis lazuli

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet. Lapis Lazuli. Worked on both sides.

Provenance

From Meroe: W 619. March 5, 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition