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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Under Taharqa Temple, Room bb

Dimensions

Length: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1220.1

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Blue glazed wedjat amulet.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, Under Taharqa Temple, Room bb. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition