Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Grave 53 B, debris
Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.) Other: 1.3cm (1/2in.)
Medium or Technique
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Two wedjat eyes, pierced lengthwise.
From el-Kurru, Ku 53 B (tomb of queen Tabiry). 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