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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet and cartouche

Small faience amulet, wedjat eye on one side, cartouche of Ra-men-kheperuw on other side

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, south of mastaba G 7690, in radim: 1928 : 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: 0.9 x 0.6 x 0.3 cm (5/16 x 1/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1381

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets