Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets

Nubian
Napatan Period
698–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), W818

Dimensions

Length:1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-605

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

2 wedjat eyes, blue faience, black detail, molded one side only

Provenance

From Nubia Meroe (Beg.) W818 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