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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, pit G 7750 x in debris of room IA

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 0.6 x 0.2 cm (3/8 x 1/4 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2566

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One small wedjat eye, eyebrow and pupil in black paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, pit G 7750x in radim of room IA. 1929: 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