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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

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Wedjat amulet, light green, details in black, bored, back plain.

Provenance

From Giza. E of G 7210. December 1924: 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, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 2.8 x 2.3 x 0.5 cm (1 1/8 x 7/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2776

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets