Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris E of GI-c

Accession Number

26-1-348

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye. Open work, curved front; flat back; design in relief both sides; slightly different front; pupil and brow in black; blue glaze; pierced.

Provenance

From Giza, Debris E of GI-c. January 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