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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In pit G 7777w in fill

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 2 x 0.3 cm (11/16 x 13/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1415

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Square faience amulet, wedjat eye on one side, [GLYPH] on other side; green glaze; broken, but mended.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from pit G 7777 W in fill. 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