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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .080 Length: .080 Length:

Accession Number

13.3908

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience; for inlay. Green outline, black pupil, white background. Flat- not a statue inlay. Broken and mended.
Probably goes with eyebrows 13.3910, 13.3911

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag. S.F.220

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition