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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In St. G 7300, betw Mast. G 7350 & G 7450, radim

Dimensions

Thickness x width x height: 0.2 x 2.2 x 1.5 cm (1/16 x 7/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1831

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, conventionalized, dark blue. Rough, similar to 27-3-728.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In Street G 7300, between Mastabas G 7350 and 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