Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Between G 7230 and G 7220, Ave. G 2

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 1.5 x 0.5 cm (7/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2859

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye. Dark green, incised design, same both sides.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, Between G 7220 and G 7230, Avenue G 2. 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