Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), El-Kurru
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Blue glazed faience. Single eye in relief; back plain. Two suspension rings at top. Broken and mended, small pieces missing. (Found in two pieces - 11/03).
From el-Kurru, Ku. 52 (tomb of Queen Nefrukekashta). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: January 1, 1924)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition