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Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead

One Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead with serrated edge and flat back with plain curved front.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris south of Mastaba G 7150. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Width x length: 1 x 1 cm (3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-885

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads