Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia
Overall: 0.8 x 1.2cm (5/16 x 1/2in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Gold, details in relief on both sides; length-wise hole; perfect condition.
From Nuri, pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa). 1917: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition