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String of Eye of Horus (wedjat) beads

One string of thirty-eight multiple wedjat beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7600, E of mastaba G 7650. 1929: 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

Length of bead: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.) Length of string: 25 cm (9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2394

Medium or Technique

Blue-green faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads