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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris of St. G 7400.

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 1.2 cm (7/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

27.1733

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of conventionalized wedjat eye. Blue. grayish-white paste. design one side only.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris of St. G 7400. 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