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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris North of Pyramid IB

Dimensions

Width x thickness x length: 1.1 x 0.5 x 1.7 cm (7/16 x 3/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2498

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of a wedjat eye, back plain, yellow, bored.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris North of Pyramid IB. November 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