Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Opposite North end of east face of G 6010

Dimensions

Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2755

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Blue faience, incised both sides. Wedjat eye.

Provenance

From Giza, Opposite North end of east face of G6010. 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