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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Curved plain back, design in relief on curved front, pupil and brow in red and black. Bored, light blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7000. 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: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-2-114

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets