Wedjat eye (eye of Horus) amulet
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani (?)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 59, Room A
Length x width x thickness: 1.3 x 0.9 x 0.4 cm (1/2 x 3/8 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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One sacred eye bead of amazonite.
From Nuri, Pyramid 59 (Queen Malaqaye), Room A. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition