Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In St. between Mastabas G 7540 & G 7550, debris

Dimensions

Height x length: 2.1 x 2.5 cm (13/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

27.1943

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Large blue faience wedjat eye. Design in relief on both sides. Part missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in street between Mastabas G 7540 and G 7550, 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