Eye of Horus (wedjat) beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris W of mastaba G 7769

Dimensions

Width x length: 0.8 x 0.9 cm (5/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

30-11-4

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of twenty-three roughly made wedjat beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Debris W of mastaba G 7769. November 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