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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet and cartouche

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, South of mastaba G 7690, in radim.

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 0.6 x 0.3 cm (5/16 x 1/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1381

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small faience amulet, wedjat eye on one side, cartouche of Ra-men-kheperuw on other side

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, south of mastaba G 7690, 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