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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In St. G 7300, Eo Mast. G 7350, Wo G 7450, radim

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 1.5 x 0.2 cm (9/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1893

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Blue faience wedjat eye amulet. Design pierced.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In Street G 7300, east of Mastaba G 7350, west of G 7450, radim 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