Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St.7500 E of mastaba 7540.

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1.8 cm (1/2 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1949

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Light green faience Wedjat eye amulet, with black pupil and eyebrow. Design on one side only.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St.7500 E of mastaba 7540. 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