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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Wedjat eye.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7400, W of S end of G 7510 in front of G 7430 below level of cb Ptol. wall. 1925 : 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, New Kingdom to Late Period, 1550–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 1.1 cm (5/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1801

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets