Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
New Kingdom or later


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7500

Dimensions

Overall: 3.1 x 2.5 cm (1 1/4 x 1 in.) Overall: 2 x 1.9 cm (13/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.2451

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Provenance

From Giza, St. 7500. 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