Artefact No. 16: Faience Eye of Horus
Wadjet eye amulets were worn from the beginning of the Old Kingdom to the end of the pharaonic era to protect against the evil eye. This amulet represents a human eye with its brow, but the two lines below are identified as the facial markings of a falcon.
1600 BC to 1100 BC
4.25" (10.8cm) high
One Size | $12,000