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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Nubian
Napatan Period
690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 609

Dimensions

Length:0.8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-77

Medium or Technique

Red Paste

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye amulet

Provenance

From Beg. West 609. March 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