Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia
Other: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience and stone
Not On View
7 of blue glazed faience, and one of brown stone.
From el-Kurru, Ku. 51 (tomb of an unidentified queen of Piankhy). 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition