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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7300 betweeen 7350 and 7450 in fill

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 2.8 cm (13/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1830

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye. Conventionalized. Gray roughly made. Similar to #728

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7300 between 7350 and 7450 in fill. 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