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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, From street G 7400

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 1 x 3 cm (1/4 x 3/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1933

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Square conventionalized wedjat eye-green. Rough design on one side.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, from street G 7400, in radim, east of mastaba G 7450, west of mastaba G 7450, 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