Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, S. of G 7150

Dimensions

Overall: 3.1 x 2.9 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-906

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One large bead has Wedjat eye markings and one ankh and some green glazed is preserved.

Provenance

Giza, S. of 7150. 1926: 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