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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets

Egyptian
Late Period


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 7510, debris on casing blocks

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2882

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

This is a group of forty-five complete and one fragmentary Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 7510, debris on casing blocks. December 1925: 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