Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor
ca. 664-30 B.C.E.
Late Period to Ptolemaic Period
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Eye amulet made from sheet gold by impressing in a die. Rolled edge, part of which is turned under. Pierced at each upper end and again in center.
Wadjet-eye Amulet, ca. 664-30 B.C.E. Sheet gold, 1/2 x 11/16 in. (1.3 x 1.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.217. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.08.480.217_wwg8.jpg)
installation, West Wing gallery 8 installation, CUR.08.480.217_wwg8.jpg
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2006
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