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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St G 7300, between Mast G 7350 & G 7450, debris

Dimensions

Thickness x Height x width: 0.3 x 1 x 1.2 cm (1/8 x 3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

27.1835

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small roughly made Wedjat eye, faded green color, design pierced.

Provenance

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