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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

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Pale green glaze; upper side convex with details in relief.

Provenance

From the ancient town, near Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian,

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

.011 x .011

Accession Number

87.619

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets