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Plaque with eye of Horus (wedjat)

Embossed gold; hollow; much crushed; winged disc, etc. on one side; sacred eye on other.

Provenance

Said to be from Thebes. 1903: Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe in Egypt for the MFA with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1904)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 20, 1186–1070 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Object Place

Thebes, Egypt

Accession Number

04.1950

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets