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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7000 opposite Avenue I

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 1.8 x 0.7 x 0.35 cm (11/16 x 1/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2636

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of an wedjat amulet (?), back flat, green, faint device visible on top.

Provenance

From Giza, Street 7000, opposite Avenue I. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition