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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, from mastaba G 7914, in debris

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

30-1-106

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Two conventionalized wedjat eyes. Blue colored, with one side flat.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from mastaba G 7914, in debris. 1930 : 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