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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, East of mastaba G 7777, in surface debris

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 kg, 1 cm (1.8 lb., 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1411

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Two faience amulets; probably crudely made conventionalized wedjats, green?

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, east of mastaba G 7777 in surface debris. 1928 : 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