Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)–Shabaka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Grave 51
Length: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Lapis wedjat bead, pierced lengthwise.
From el-Kurru, Ku 51. 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