<em>Wadjet-eye Amulet</em>, 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)

Wadjet-eye Amulet

Medium: Sheet gold

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 664-30 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1/2 x 11/16 in. (1.3 x 1.8 cm)


Museum Location: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 08.480.217

Image: CUR.08.480.217_wwg8.jpg,West Wing gallery 8 installation

Catalogue Description:
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. Condition: Intact.

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