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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7300

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.4 x 0.4 cm (3/8 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1826

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, green. Pupil and eyebrow black.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, 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