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Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead

One crude Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead with curved front, flat back, and three perforations.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, East of 7052. 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

Height x width x thickness: 0.7 x 0.8 x 0.2 cm (1/4 x 5/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-2-118

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads