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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

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Gold and paste element in form of a sacred eye. Ring at each end.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe: W 152, floor [Excav. date] February 21, 1922

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.011

Accession Number

24.1031

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets