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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:

Late New Kingdom–Third Intermediate Period (about 1550–664 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

1550 BCE–664 BCE

Medium

Faience

Inscriptions

Reverse: Ankh

Dimensions

1.3 × 0.8 × 0.3 cm (1/2 × 5/16 × 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1920

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