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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris E. of Pyramid I-6, St. G 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 0.8 x 0.3 cm (1/2 x 5/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2473

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Black wedjat eye. Bored. Mislabeled as 24-11-403 on object.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Debris E. of Pyramid I-6, St. G 7000. 1924 : 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