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Udjat Eye of Ra


Artist Unknown (Egyptian)


1297-1185 BCE

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Udjat Eye of Ra, Artist Unknown (Egyptian)
: An Egyptian Collection
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Adornment | Faience and semi-precious stones
Size: 1 9/16 x 1 3/4 in. (4.0 x 4.4 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Egypt
Culture: Egyptian, Africa, Egypt
Style: 19th-20th Dynasty; New Kingdom, 13th-12th century BCE
Physical Description: Horus eye green; elaborate detail and mosaic work; two rings on edge for suspension; a beautiful piece of work - finer detail than in 279; alabaster and red jasper, at least, the real stone and not glass imitation some inlays fallen out; lavender glass be
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 16.278
Added to Site: February 28, 2009