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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In St G 7300, betw Mast G 7350 and G 7450,radim

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

27.1829

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, conventionalized, faded blue. Design one side only.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In Street G 7300, between Mastabas G 7350 and G 7450, 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