Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 7140 I

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 1.8 cm (11/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-134

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Double eye, Plain lat back, serrated edge, design in relief, Bored with blue glaze

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, 7140I : 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