Eye of Horus (wedjat) beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Grave G 7100 SW I (G 7100 SW 1), body debris

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 x 0.1 cm (3/16)

Accession Number

27.1608

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of fifteen small Eye of Horus (wedjat) beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Grave G 7100 SW I (G 7100 SW 1), body debris. 1927: 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