Amulet of the Eye of Horus

A work made of carnelian.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of carnelian.

Date:

Middle Kingdom (?) (about 1700 BC)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of the Eye of Horus

Origin

Egypt

Date

1700 BC

Medium

Carnelian

Dimensions

0.6 × 1.1 × 0.3 cm (1/4 × 7/16 × 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.950

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