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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, on top of Mastaba G 7450 in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 2 cm (11/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1802

Medium or Technique

Frit

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye. Conventionalized. Design pierced. Color - gone - green?

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, on top of Mastaba 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