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Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris S of mastaba G 7660

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

30-12-177

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One flattened wedjat bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris S of mastaba G 7660. December 1930: 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