Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7300, S end of Mastaba G 7350, in debris

Dimensions

Thickness x Height x width: 0.4 x 1.3 x 0.8 cm (3/16 x 1/2 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1856

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small wedjat, green but pupil and eyebrow black.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7300, south end of Mastaba G 7350, 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