Eight-fold Wedjat-eye Amulet

Unidentified Ancient Egyptian maker

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First Millennium BCE (1000 BCE-1 CE)

Faience

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Width:

Overall: 1/2 × 3 9/16 in. (1.2 × 9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Harold Goddard Rugg, Class of 1906

164.47.15540

Geography/Culture

Africa, Northern Africa, Egypt

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Personal Symbol: Amulet

Classification

Ancient Egypt

Africa

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Harold Goddard Rugg (1883-1957, Class of 1906); given to present collection, date unknown; catalogued, 1964.

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