Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
XXVI Dynasty (possibly)
3 1/2 x 5 1/16 x 1/2 in. (8.9 x 12.8 x 1.3 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
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Wedjat-Eye Amulet. Faience, 3 1/2 x 5 1/16 x 1/2 in. (8.9 x 12.8 x 1.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.193. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 16.193_front_PS2.jpg)
front, 16.193_front_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2005
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Large pale blue-green faience wd3t-eye amulet apparently moulded. Chevron edging on each side of top. Pierced horizontally.
Condition: Poor. Glaze worn in many places. Right end broken and must be reassembled. Considerable portions missing at edges of break. End of vertical piece under eye missing.
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