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Fragment of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7300

Dimensions

Overall: 2.1 x 1.7 cm (13/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1946

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of big wedjat eye, design on both sides. Gold-green and black. Paste-light tan.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, Street G 7300, south of mastaba G 7350, 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