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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Surface debris, West of G 7110

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 0.8 cm (1/4 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2265.4

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, light bluish green. Pierced for suspension, black features, top slightly rounded.

Provenance

From Giza, surface debris West of G 7110. 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