Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7150 Exterior Chapel C

Dimensions

Overall: 2.1 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-483

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye. Serrated edges. Perforated back, flat. Bored. Light blue glaze. Hard white paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7150, Exterior Chapel C. 1926 : 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