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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, South G 7650, in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 1.1 cm (5/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1472

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small crudely made conventionalized wedjat eye, color is dull blue, pierced design.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, South G 7650, in radim. 1928 : 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