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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Crude wedjat eye: plain curved back, flat front, black decoration, light blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7142 in debris. 1926 : 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: 1.8 x 0.7 cm (11/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-224

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets