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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, sebekh siftings

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 0.6 cm (1/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-880

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One small, double, openwork Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet with a serrated edge.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, sebekh siftings. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition