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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Wedjat eye. Dark green, incised design, same both sides.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, Between G 7220 and G 7230, Avenue G 2. 1924: 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: 1.1 x 1.5 x 0.5 cm (7/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2859

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets