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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets

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Three faience Wedjat eye amulets; black eyebrow and pupil.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, On top of mastaba G 7918; in debris . 1930 : 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

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 0.3 x 1.2 cm (3/8 x 1/8 x 1/2 in.) Overall: 0.8 x 1.5 x 0.3 cm (5/16 x 9/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

30-12-76

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets