Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
New Kingdom to Late Period
1550–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7500, N of Pit G 7512

Dimensions

Overall: 4.2 x 4 cm (1 5/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2197

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, compare 24-11-452.

Provenance

From Giza, St. 7500, N of Pit G 7512. 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