Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7300 in fill south of mastaba 7350

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1.4 cm (1/2 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1880

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, green, pupil and eyebrow black. Design on one side.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, St. 7300, in fill, south of mastaba 7350, 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