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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets

Nubian
Meroitic Period
743–644 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 631

Accession Number

23-M-242

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One wedjat eye and fragments of two others, green work, cut back

Provenance

From Beg. West 631, 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