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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, in debris "round" pit G 7350 A on top of mastaba

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 0.8 x 0.3 cm (9/16 x 5/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1377

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small wedjat eye, color bluish-green, iris and eyebrow black, crudely made.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in radim "round" pit G 7350A on top of mastaba. 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