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Wedjat (eye of Horus) amulet

New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty 19–20
ca. 1295–1070 B.C.
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, MMA excavations
W. 2.3 x L. 3.1 cm (7/8 x 1 1/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
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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