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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, E. of G 7101

Dimensions

1.2 x 1.5 cm (1/2 x 9/16 in.), thickness 4.5cm.

Accession Number

24.2720

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of wedjat eye - bored, light green.

Provenance

Giza, G 7101 in street; December, 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