Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, From St. between Mastabas G 7340 & G 7350, fill

Dimensions

Length x width: 2 x 1.7 cm (13/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1767

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One wedjat eye, design one side only, rough. Faded blue.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from Street between Mastabas G 7340 and G 7350, 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