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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
New Kingdom to Late Period
1550–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7511 A

Dimensions

Overall: 1.9 x 1.8 cm (3/4 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2359

Medium or Technique

Amazonite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, cf 24-11-209.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7511A. 1925 : 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