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Fragments of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris between 7150 and 7151

Dimensions

Length: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-951

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragments from two wedjat eyes. Blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris between 7150 and 7151. 1926: 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