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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Surface debris above G 7000 SW XXVI

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2928

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Blue glaze; plain flat back; pupil and brows colored black; pierced

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Surface debris above G 7000SW XXVI. 19 : 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