Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 7141

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 1.8 cm (5/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-174

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Crude, open work design. Flat back. Bored, glaze uncertain.

Provenance

From Giza, 7141 : 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