Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7300, so. of Roman wall.

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 3.4 x 3.2 cm

Accession Number

27.1680

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of Wedjat eye. Blue. Whiteish paste. Design one side only. Relief in black.

Provenance

From Giza, St. G 7300, south of Roman wall. 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