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Eye of Horus(wedjat) amulet fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7200

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 kg, 1 cm (2.6 lb., 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3048

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

This Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet fragment has a serrated outer edge, and one bead edge is grooved. The amulet is bored from top to bottom.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza,G 7200 . 1924 : 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