Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7200, east of 7220 in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 0.3 cm (9/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2945

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

“Button disc” pierced with five holes, bored, light green

Provenance

From Giza, St. 7200, east of 7220 in debris. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–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