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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Ave G2 betw mast G7220 and G 7230

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 0.3 x 1 cm (1/4 x 1/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2817

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One crudely worked double Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, Avenue G 2, between mastabas G 7210-7220: G 7220 and G 7230-7240: G 7230. 1924: 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