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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets


From El-Kurru, Pyramid XV, Tomb of Shabaka. [Excav. date] March 1919:Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka, 712–698 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Lapis, green stone, jasper


The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets