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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

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One of five blue glazed votive eyes; two with original string.

Provenance

From Thebes, Deir el-Bahari. 1897: excavated by Edouard Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund; 1897: given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: May 1, 1897)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian,

Object Place

Deir el-Bahari, Egypt

Accession Number

97.945

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets