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Bracelet with eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

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Gold wire with sacred eye amulet of serpentine.


From Nuri, pyramid 13 (tomb of Harsiyotef). 1917: 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. (Accession date: March 1, 1920)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Harsiyotef, 404–396 B.C.


Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)


Diameter: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Gold, serpentine


The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets