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Wedjat (eye of Horus) amulet

Period:
New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty:
Dynasty 19–20
Date:
ca. 1295–1070 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, MMA excavations
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
W. 2.3 x L. 3.1 cm (7/8 x 1 1/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
09.180.2506
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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