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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 0.1 x 0.5 cm (1/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-1129

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small wedjat eye like 26-1-641. On the back is inscribed the dd sign . Light blue glaze.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, Street 7000, 1926 : 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