Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris W. of G 7140, and S of room M,Isis temple

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 1.5 cm (7/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-372

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Flat back, incised design on front, blue glaze, pupil black, pierced.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Debris W. of G 7140, and S. of room M, Isis temple. 1926 : 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