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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7750 B, in debris of room

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.1 cm (3/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1505

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small amulet: conventionalized wedjat eye, dark blue, pierced design.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7750 B, in debris of room. 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