Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris south of mastaba G 7169

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 x 2 x 0.3 cm (5/8 x 13/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1607

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

1 crudely made wedjat. Design one side only, pierced. Color blue. One pupil, four wavy lines.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Radim, south of mastaba G 7169. 1927 : 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