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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Fragment of Wedjat amulet. Light green.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7120 chapel. 1924:excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

1.5 x 1.9 cm (9/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2967

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets