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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, cemetery SW 1/4 near 7150

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 0.8 cm (3/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2792

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye amulet (back side plain). Pale blue faience.

Provenance

From Giza, cemetery SW 1/4 near 7150. 1925: 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