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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7500, fill

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 1.8 x 1.3 x 0.3 cm (11/16 x 1/2 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2081

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of a wedjat eye (cf 24-11-452).

Provenance

From Giza, St. 7500, fill. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition