String of Eye of Horus (wedjat) beads
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris W of Mastaba G 7769
Overall length of string: 32 cm (12 5/8 in.) Length x width of largest bead: 1.8 x 2 cm (11/16 x 13/16 in.) Length x width of smallest bead: 0.7 x 0.6 cm (1/4 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This is a string of twenty-six roughly made round and square wedjat beads of various sizes in blue or green glaze.
From Egypt, Giza, Debris W of Mastaba G 7769. November 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition