Eye of Horus (wedjat) and cowrie beads
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Horse grave 210
Medium or Technique
Faience, cowrie shell (Monetaria moneta)
Not On View
String of 42 cowrie beads, 22 small wedjat beads and one large wedjat bead.
From el-Kurru, horse grave 210. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition