Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XV, room A
Overall: 1.4cm (9/16in.)
Medium or Technique
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Wedjat eye amulet with incised details; pierced lengthwise.
From el-Kurru, pyramid 15 (tomb of king Shabaka). 1919: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition