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Eyes of Horus (wedjat) beads

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Seven, made of gold leaf with hole for stringing. Simple outline without markings.

Provenance

From Egypt, Harageh, Tomb 154. 1915: Given by the Egyptian Research Account to the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: l = 0.004 - 0.006 +

Accession Number

15.248

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads