Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets

Nubian
Napatan Period
664–542B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 734

Dimensions

1.0 x 0.5 x 0 cm (3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-444

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

9 worked Wedjats, blue faience

Provenance

From Beg. West 734, 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