Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Object Place: Egypt, Deir el-Bahari

Accession Number

97.945

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One of five blue glazed votive eyes; two with original string.

Provenance

From Thebes, Deir el-Bahari. 1897: excavated by Edouard Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund; 1897: given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: May 1, 1897)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription