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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

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Wedjat eye. Open work, curved front; flat back; design in relief both sides; slightly different front; pupil and brow in black; blue glaze; pierced.

Provenance

From Giza, Debris E of GI-c. January 1926: 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

Accession Number

26-1-348

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets