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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Above Mastaba, G 7637, fill

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 1.3 x 1.4 x 1 cm (11/16 x 1/2 x 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2351

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye (4), cf 24-11-451.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Above Mastaba, G 7637, fill. February 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition