Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Debris from room W349

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 3.5 x 0.4 x 1.6 cm (1 3/8 x 3/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1326

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One fragment of an open work plaque wedjat eye; design on both sides; blue with black eye.

Provenance

From Semna, Debris from room W349. 1928: 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