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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Nubian
Napatan Period
664–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), W 507

Dimensions

0.95 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-735

Medium or Technique

Lapis

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) 507 1923: 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