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Eye of Horus (wedjat) bead

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One large bead has Wedjat eye markings and one ankh and some green glazed is preserved.

Provenance

Giza, S. of 7150. 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

Dimensions

Overall: 3.1 x 2.9 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-906

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads