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Fragment of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St.7000

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 1.4 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-408

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small wedjat eye: design in relief, plain flat back, light blue glaze, unpierced.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St.7000. 1926 : 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