Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 77625, resting on top of large, wooden ant
Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)
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One Wedjat eye, stained from contact with silver; a bead was formerly stuck to this object.
From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 77625, resting on top of large, wooden anthropoid coffin from below head, small body. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition