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Eye of Horus (Wedjat) Amulet

A work made of granite.
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  • A work made of granite.

Date:

Late Period, Dynasty 26–31 (664–332 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

664 BCE–332 BCE

Medium

Granite

Dimensions

2.2 × 2.5 × 1 cm (7/8 × 1 × 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty, Charles L. Hutchinson, and Norman W. Harris

Reference Number

1894.181

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