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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In St. G 7300 in debris betw mast. G 7331&G 7430

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 1 x 0.3 cm (1/2 x 3/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1556

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye with small piece broken off, pierced, light blue-brownish paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In St. 7300 in radim between mastabas G 7330 & G 7430. 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