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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 2, between Mastabas G 7220-G 7230

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 0.6 x 1 x 1.4 cm (1/4 x 3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2820

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One small fragment of an Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 2 between Mastabas G 7220-7230. 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