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Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom(?)


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S548 debris

Accession Number

24-3-70l

Medium or Technique

Amazonite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Wedjat eye bead

Provenance

From Semna, S 548. Mar. 2, 1924:Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition