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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, From Street G 7400 in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 2.1 cm (1/2 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1799

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience amulet, wedjat eye. Color - green, pupil and eyebrow black. Rough.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from Street G 7400 in 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