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Fragment of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7600 between 7650 and 7760

Dimensions

Width x length x thickness: 9 x 1.4 x 0.2 cm (3 9/16 x 9/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2455

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Part of wedjat eye.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7600 between 7650 and 7760. April 1929 : 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