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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Nubian
Tabirqa
220–203 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Meroë, North Africa, Beg., Pyramid N. 9

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 1.5 x 0.5cm (11/16 x 9/16 x 3/16in.)

Accession Number

21.12436.7

Medium or Technique

Amazonite (?)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat Eye

Provenance

From Pyr. N.9, Beg., Meroe, Sudan. 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