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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7350 B; in radium

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 1.8 x 0.4 cm (1/2 x 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1375

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Blue faience Wedjat eye amulet; black iris and eyebrow

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7350B; in radium . 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