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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500 SE of G 7550 in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 0.8 x 0.4 cm (7/16 x 5/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1527

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, small, iris and eyebrow black, color bluish.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500 Southeast of G 7550 in radim. 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