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Eye of Horus (wedjat) beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7500, North of Pit G 7512 X

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 x 0.7 cm (3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.2209

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of twenty schematic wedjat eye beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7500 North of pit G 7512X. February 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