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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Reign of Khafra
2520–2494 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500, mastaba G 7510, [chapel], debris

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 0.9 cm (1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2121

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet. cf 24-11-211

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500, mastaba G 7510, [chapel], debris. 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