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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Railway point X, S of mastaba G 7520 in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 1.1 x 0.3 cm (5/16 x 7/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1778

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye amulet, very small, color is green, pierced and design, complete

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Railway point X, South of mastaba G 7520 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