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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7400 south of G 7450 in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 x 2 x 0.4 cm (5/8 x 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1891

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

2 conventionalized wedjat eyes. Crudely made. Design on 1 side only. Faded blue. Tan paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7400 south of mastaba G 7450, in radim. 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