Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Nubian


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Other: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.927

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Blue glazed faience. Seven amulets now strung together. Eye in relief on one side only.

Provenance

From El-Kurru. 1919: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition