Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7440 x, Pit III in debris of room.

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 x 2.7 x 0.7 cm (7/8 x 1 1/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1728

Medium or Technique

Diorote

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat in diorite. Pierced. No design in relief.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7440x, Pit III in debris of room. 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