Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), El-Kurru, Ku 55
Length: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Faience open-work wedjat eye, pierced length-wise, blue glaze.
From el-Kurru, Ku 55 (unknown queen of King 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