A large and substantial Egyptian diorite granite Eye of Horus amulet, Late Period, c. 664 - 332 BC, quite thick with horizontal suspension drill. Fashioned from a lovely black and white speckled granite. 2.8 x 3.6 cm. Light deposits. Cf. Sir William Flinders Petrie: amulets type 138a. Ex Pennsylvania private collection formed in 1960s; thence by descent.
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