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Faience Wadjet eye amulet

Faience Wadjet eye amulet

Accession №2008.010.00001
CategoryEye of Horus
PurposeAlternative Medicine
Specific NameFaience Wadjet eye amulet

Description

Egyptian antique flat amulet depicting the Eye of Horus. Both sides are molded and covered in a light green faience or glaze. The iris and eye brow are black. Space around the iris has been perforated so that the sclera is void. Drill hole through center.

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