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Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7700, east of G 7753, debris

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 x 0.8 cm (3/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2517

Medium or Technique

Blue-green faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Small wedjat bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7700, east of G 7753, in radim. 1929 : 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