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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, surface debris W of mastaba G 7

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 0.5 x 2.3 cm (3/8 x 3/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2265.7

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

This Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet fragment has a serrated, rounded outer edge. There is black painted detailing on the eye.

Provenance

From Giza, Street G 7000, surface debris W of mastaba G 7110-7120: G 7110. 1924: 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