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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris, north of G 7650 and south of G 7660

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

28.1477

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Two small wedjat eyes: blue, iris and eyebrow are black, piece broken off on one.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, south of G 7650, north of G 7660, 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