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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, North of Pyramid 1-A

Dimensions

Length x thickness x width: 1.2 x 0.4 x 0.9 cm (1/2 x 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2701

Medium or Technique

Frit

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, both sides similiar, bored.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, North of Pyramid 1-A. December 1924: 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