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Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, between G 7670 and G 7660

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 0.6 cm (5/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.2319

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Blue-green wedjat bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, between G 7670 and G 7660. 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