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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, east and a little to the north of G 7152

Dimensions

Length x width: 2.5 x 1.8 cm (1 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-971

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Broken wedjat eye. Flat back, design in low relief. Pupil black, bright blue glaze. Bored.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, east and a little to the north of G 7152. 1926 : 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