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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Blue faience wedjat eye amulet. Design pierced.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In Street G 7300, east of Mastaba G 7350, west of G 7450, radim 1927 : 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

Diameter x thickness: 1.5 x 0.2 cm (9/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1893

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets