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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000 in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 1 x 0.3 cm (5/16 x 3/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-2-93

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One small rectangular wedjat eye amulet incised on both sides, with a flat back and curved front.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000 in debris. 1926: 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