Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In St. G 7300 between G 7350 and G 7450 in radim

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 2 x 0.3 cm (11/16 x 13/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1855

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, conventionalized, faded blue color.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In St. G 7300 between mastaba G 7350 and G 7450, in radim. 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