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Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead

One Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead with a flat back and same design on both sides.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 7050, black debris above offering room. 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: 1.3 x 1.3 cm (1/2 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-857

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads