Wedjat Eye Amulets card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Wedjat Eye Amulets

27.5.86.44

Currently not on display

Information

Two amulets in the shape of the Eye of Horus (wedjat). One mould-made from faience and pierced for suspension. The other carved from Egyptian blue frit and not pierced. Found in "Roman House 12" at Tanis (San el-Hagar). CONDITION NOTE (1998): Worn, surface dirt. From the Egypt Exploration Fund 1884 excavations at Tanis (San el-Hagar), directed by William Flinders Petrie; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Donated to the Museum in 1886.