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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Wedjat eye. Conventionalized. Design pierced. Color - gone - green?

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, on top of Mastaba G 7450 in 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

Overall: 1.8 x 2 cm (11/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1802

Medium or Technique

Frit

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets