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Fragment of an eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, between G 7220-30

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 0.4 x 1.2 x 0.7 cm (3/16 x 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2825

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Provenance

From Giza, between G 7220-30. 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