Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7200 (redeem)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1.7 cm (1/2 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1524

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, incised on both sides, light green, bored.

Provenance

From Giza, St. 7200 (redeem). 1925: 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