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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris South of G 7320

Dimensions

Length x width: 0.8 x 0.8 cm (5/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-87

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Rectangular wedjat eye bead, plain on both sides, serrated edge, light blue glaze.

Provenance

From Giza, debris South of G 7320. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition