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Fragment of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

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One lower part of a fragment of an eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet. There is a raised design on both sides and is made of green grayish paste.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7150B. 1927: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 1 x 4.6 cm (2 13/16 x 3/8 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1571

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets