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Wedjat eye amulet

Period:
Third Intermediate Period–Kushite Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 21–25
Date:
ca. 1070–664 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
L. 2.6 × W. 2.8 cm (1 × 1 1/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Darius Ogden Mills, 1904
Accession Number:
04.2.227
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Collection of Judge Elbert E. Farman, formed when he was U.S. consul general in Egypt 1876–84. Donated to the museum by Darius Ogden Mills, New York, in 1904.

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