Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, North of Pyr. IA

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 0.3 x 1.5 cm (7/16 x 1/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2724

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, well made, light blue, back plain, pupil in black

Provenance

From Giza, North of Pyramid 1A. 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