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Fragment of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7450

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 3 cm (1 3/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1803

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of big wedjat eye. Color, blue paste-brown, design on both sides.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, top of mastaba G 7450, in fill, 1927 : 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