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Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S-523

Dimensions

0.5 x 1.0 cm (3/16 x 3/8 in.), thk: 0.35

Accession Number

24-3-240o

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Provenance

From Nubia Semna 523. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition