Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
New Kingdom to Late Period
1550–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Above Mastaba, G 7637, fill

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1.3 x 1.2 x 1.1 cm (1/2 x 1/2 x 1/2 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2350

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye (7), compare 24-11-211.

Provenance

From Giza, Above Mastaba, G 7637, fill. February 1925: 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