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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 Isis temp.,surf. deb. W of 7140,S of rmM

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.3 x 0.3 cm (3/8 x 1/2 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-275

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye: flat plain back, incised design on front, pierced, blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7000 temple of Isis, surface debris W of 7140, S of rm M. 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