Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura pyramid temple, burial in NW corner of

Dimensions

Height: 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.944

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura pyramid temple, burial in NW corner of court. 191: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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