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Wedjat eye Amulet

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26–30
Date:
664–332 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb TT 117, in intrusive burial, MMA excavations, 1926–27
Medium:
Faience, glass
Dimensions:
H. 1 × W. 1 cm (3/8 × 3/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1927
Accession Number:
27.3.608
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1926–1927. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1927.

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