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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris: pit G 7450 x- II

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.3 x 0.1 cm (3/8 x 1/2 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1993

Medium or Technique

Hematite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye: ring for suspension.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in debris: pit G 7450x- II. 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