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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7500, debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 x 1.3 x 0.8 x 0.6 cm (5/8 x 1/2 x 5/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.2362

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye (2), cf 24-11-211.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7500, 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