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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7600 East of 7670

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 1.1 x 0.5 cm (1 x 7/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2331

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, broken, blue glaze, number on object mislabeled.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7600 East of 7670. 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