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Fragment of an eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

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Fragment of an eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet, Green.

Provenance

From Giza, East of Pyr. I-b. 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 length x thickness: 1.9 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (3/4 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2430

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets