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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Cemetery G 7000 SW, trench 31

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2887

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

This blue-glazed bored Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet is plain on both sides.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Cemetery G 7000 SW, trench 31. December 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