Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 609
Length:1.9 cm (3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Forty-five wedjat eyes, blue faience, plus one broken. Open work, cut by hand, both sides pierced lengthwise
From Beg. West 609. March 1923: 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