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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, in debris of mastaba G 7940

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 0.9 x 0.3 cm (1/4 x 3/8 x 1/8 in.) Overall: 0.7 x 0.9 x 0.3 cm (1/4 x 3/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

30-12-51

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Two green faience Wedjat eye amulets (a & b).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in debris of mastaba G 7940 . 1930: 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