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Eye of Horus (wedjat) beads

Two double Eye of Horus (wedjat) eye beads with serrated edges. Flat top and bottom, bored lengthwise, with no design.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 7150, exterior Chapel C. 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: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-485

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads