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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

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Wedjat eye, light green, pupil and brow in black, back plain, bored.

Provenance

From Giza, Between G 7120 and G 7130, Avenue G 2. 1924 :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, Old Kingdom, end of Dynasty 4,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 0.3 cm, 0.8 kg, 1.2 cm (1/8 in., 1.8 lb., 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2735

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets