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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1583

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience. Blue glaze, discolored. Rectangular shape, stylized open-work.

Provenance

From Giza [Excav. date] March 1929

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition