Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris on top of Mastaba G 7430

Dimensions

Width x length: 1.3 x 1.5 cm (1/2 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1757

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye amulet, design pierced through. Color - blue.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in radim on top of Mastaba G 7430. 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