Ancient Egyptian Faience Amulet Eye of Horus,UZAT Wadjet-Eye 664-525 BC
Authentic, ancient Egyptian blue faience Amulet depicting the Wadjet-Eye, Eye of Horus (UZAT), Late Dynastic Period, 26th Dynasty (664-525 BC).
Very high-quality art work with fine incised details, notched eyebrow, pupil, rear spiral and ribbed drop.
The Eye of Horus is an ancient Egyptian symbol of protection and power and it represents the right eye of the Egyptian falcon god, Horus.
As the "Udjat" it also represented the sun and was therefore associated with the Sun god Ra.
MEASUREMENTS: Approximate length: 2.4 cm (1in).
CONDITION: in original condition showing its age. No repairs or restorations.