Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, in Street between Mastabas G 7540 & 7550, debris

Dimensions

Length x width: 1.1 x 0.9 cm (7/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1942

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small wedjat eye, design on one side. Blue, peice broken off, bored.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in Street between Mastabas G 7540 and 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