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Amulet of the Eye of the God Horus (Wedjat)

A work made of gold.
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Date:

Ptolemaic Period (332–30 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of the Eye of the God Horus (Wedjat)

Origin

Egypt

Date

332 BCE–30 BCE

Medium

Gold

Dimensions

0.9 × 1.2 × 0.3 cm (3/8 × 1/2 × 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.959a

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