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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–653B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 726

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 0.9cm (1/4 x 3/8in.)

Accession Number

23-M-440

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

three small wedjats, blue faience

Provenance

From Beg. West 726, 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