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Eye of Horus (wedjat) beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 0.9 cm (5/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-1122

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two small wedjat beads like 26-1-641, both of left eyes with design in relief. One bead is broken.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000. 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