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Eye of Horus (wedjat) beads

This is a group of twenty schematic wedjat eye beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7500 North of pit G 7512X. February 1925: 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: 0.5 x 0.7 cm (3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.2209

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads