Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Nubian
Napatan Period
664–542B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 705

Dimensions

0.14 x 1.7 cm (1/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-425

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, blue faience, open work; cut same on both sides.

Provenance

From Beg. West 705, 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