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Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7515 A, debris

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2687

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One stylized Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead pierced side to side.

Provenance

Giza, Pit G 7515 A, debris. March, 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