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Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7700- east of G 7260

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 2.4 x 0.4 cm (11/16 x 15/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2572.1

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One flattened Eye of Horus (wedjat ) bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7700- east of G 7260. 1929 : 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