Ivory inlay fragments and eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 18 (Shebitku), room A
Wedjat eye: 2.1 x 5.7 x 1 cm (13/16 x 2 1/4 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Large wedjat eye pierced horizontaly, and seven pieces of three-dimensional almond-shaped ivory, plus other fragments with fine relief. See also: 21.308a-h; 24.1018; 19-3-1581a; and Eg.Inv.1490.
From el-Kurru, pyramid 18 (Shebitku), room A. 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