Mummy bandage inscribed with a wedjat eye

Linen | 5.9 x 4.8in | c. 1000-945 B.C.

Unknown Artist

Henettawy's unembalmed body was wrapped in bandages of fine linen, inscribed in places with protective emblems. This fringed square bears a wedjat, the healed eye of Horus, roughly drawn in ink. Wounded in battle and then made whole again, this eye w...
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