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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Lash broken off. Flat, plain back, slightly curved, plain front. Bored. Bright blue glaze, eye complete.

Provenance

From Giza, Street east of 7070 debris, 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 1.9 cm (9/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-12

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets