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Eye of Horus (Wedjat) Amulet

A work made of faience.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of faience.

Date:

New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III (about 1390–1352 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Eye of Horus (Wedjat) Amulet

Origin

Egypt

Date

1390 BCE–1352 BCE

Medium

Faience

Inscriptions

Reverse: Neb-Maat-Re (Amenhotep III)

Dimensions

1.4 × 1 × 0.5 cm (9/16 × 3/8 × 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1918

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