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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 1 cm (11/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-763

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Openwork wedjat, with eye also in relief. Blue glaze, possible ring bezel?

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7000. 1926: 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