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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St G 7700, on top of mast. G 7754

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2523

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Blue glaze. Conventionalized

Provenance

From Giza: St G 7700, on top of mastaba G 7754 . 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