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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7200 in debris, E of G 7220

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 1.0 x 0.95 x 0.45 cm (3/8 x 3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2954

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of wedjat eye, light green.

Provenance

From Giza, Street 7200 in debris, E of G 7220. 1924: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