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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

One wedjat eye, small and complete. Blue and black. Design on one side only.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Railway Point X, South of Mastaba G 7520, fill. 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

Length x width: 1.8 x 1.5 cm (11/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1777

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets