Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In fill on top of mastaba, G 7430.

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 2.8 cm (1/2 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1579

Medium or Technique

Frit

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of Wedjat . Green. Pupil and eyebrow in black. Design on one side only.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In fill on top of mastaba, G 7430. 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