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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7330 B, debris from room II

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 1.3 cm (3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

27.1642

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small Wedjat design on one side only. Pupil and eyebrow black. Green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7330B, debris from room II. 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