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Eye of Horus (Wedjat) Amulet

A work made of gold.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of gold.

Date:

Ptolemaic Period (305–30 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 50

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Eye of Horus (Wedjat) Amulet

Place

Egypt (Object made in)

Date

305 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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