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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:

Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21–25 (about 1069-664 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Artist

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Eye of Horus (Wedjat) Amulet

Origin

Egypt

Date

1069 BCE–664 BCE

Medium

Faience

Dimensions

2.5 × 2 × 0.5 cm (1 × 3/4 × 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1892.104

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