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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, on top of Mastaba G 7450, fill

Dimensions

Length: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1807

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small wedjat eye. Design on both sides, green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, on top of Mastaba G 7450, fill. 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