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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
New Kingdom to Late Period
1550–332 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 1.3 cm (3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

25.2119

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

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