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Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7700, east of G 7754, in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 2.2 x 0.3 cm (13/16 x 7/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2527

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Wedjat bead, broken.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7700, east of G 7754, 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