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Amulet of eye

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–18
Date:
ca. 1981–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, Radim, MMA excavations, 1915–16
Medium:
Carnelian
Dimensions:
l. 1.5 cm (9/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number:
22.1.1399
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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