Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Railway Point X, South of Mastaba G 7520, fill

Dimensions

Length x width: 1.8 x 1.5 cm (11/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1777

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One wedjat eye, small and complete. Blue and black. Design on one side only.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Railway Point X, South of Mastaba G 7520, 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