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Eye of Horus (wedjat) fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7200

Dimensions

1.6 x 1.7 cm (5/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3044

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

One Eye of Horus (wedjat) fragment, possibly an amulet.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7200. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition