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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris on top of mastaba G 7340

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 0.6 cm (9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1686

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Bottom fragment of large wedjat. Design on one side only. Green glaze, grayish/white paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In radim on top of mastaba G 7340. 1927 : 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