Eye of Horus (wedjat) beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7940 B, debris of Room II

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 x 0.7 x 0.3 cm (3/16 x 1/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

30-12-119

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of forty-six small wedjat beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from Pit G 7940B, Room II, in debris. 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